3. Library calls (functions within program libraries)

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CACOSH

Section: Linux Programmer's Manual (3)
Updated: 2015-04-19

NAME

cacosh, cacoshf, cacoshl - complex arc hyperbolic cosine

SYNOPSIS

#include <complex.h>

double complex cacosh(double complex z);
float complex cacoshf(float complex z);
long double complex cacoshl(long double complex z);

DESCRIPTION

These functions calculate the complex arc hyperbolic cosine of z. If y = cacosh(z), then z = ccosh(y). The imaginary part of y is chosen in the interval [-pi,pi]. The real part of y is chosen nonnegative.

One has:

```    cacosh(z) = 2 * clog(csqrt((z + 1) / 2) + csqrt((z - 1) / 2))
```

VERSIONS

These functions first appeared in glibc in version 2.1.

ATTRIBUTES

For an explanation of the terms used in this section, see attributes(7).
 Interface Attribute Value cacosh(), cacoshf(), cacoshl() Thread safety MT-Safe

CONFORMING TO

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

EXAMPLE

#include <complex.h> #include <stdlib.h> #include <unistd.h> #include <stdio.h>

int main(int argc, char *argv[]) {
double complex z, c, f;

if (argc != 3) {
fprintf(stderr, "Usage: %s <real> <imag>\n", argv[0]);
exit(EXIT_FAILURE);
}

z = atof(argv[1]) + atof(argv[2]) * I;

c = cacosh(z);
printf("cacosh() = %6.3f %6.3f*i\n", creal(c), cimag(c));

f = 2 * clog(csqrt((z + 1)/2) + csqrt((z - 1)/2));
printf("formula  = %6.3f %6.3f*i\n", creal(f2), cimag(f2));

exit(EXIT_SUCCESS); }

acosh(3), cabs(3), ccosh(3), cimag(3), complex(7)

NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
VERSIONS
ATTRIBUTES
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EXAMPLE
COLOPHON

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