NAME | SYNOPSIS | DESCRIPTION | VERSIONS | ATTRIBUTES | CONFORMING TO | NOTES | SEE ALSO | COLOPHON

CIMAG(3)                  Linux Programmer's Manual                 CIMAG(3)

NAME         top

       cimag, cimagf, cimagl - get imaginary part of a complex number

SYNOPSIS         top

       #include <complex.h>

       double cimag(double complex z);
       float cimagf(float complex z);
       long double cimagl(long double complex z);

       Link with -lm.

DESCRIPTION         top

       These functions return the imaginary part of the complex number z.

       One has:

           z = creal(z) + I * cimag(z)

VERSIONS         top

       These functions first appeared in glibc in version 2.1.

ATTRIBUTES         top

       For an explanation of the terms used in this section, see
       attributes(7).

       ┌────────────────────────────┬───────────────┬─────────┐
       │Interface                   Attribute     Value   │
       ├────────────────────────────┼───────────────┼─────────┤
       │cimag(), cimagf(), cimagl() │ Thread safety │ MT-Safe │
       └────────────────────────────┴───────────────┴─────────┘

CONFORMING TO         top

       C99, POSIX.1-2001, POSIX.1-2008.

NOTES         top

       gcc also supports __imag__.  That is a GNU extension.

SEE ALSO         top

       cabs(3), creal(3), complex(7)

COLOPHON         top

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                                 2015-04-19                         CIMAG(3)