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NAMElog10, log10f, log10l - base-10 logarithmic function
#include <math.h> double log10(double x);
float log10f(float x);
long double log10l(long double x);
Link with -lm.
Feature Test Macro Requirements for glibc (see feature_test_macros(7)):
_BSD_SOURCE || _SVID_SOURCE || _XOPEN_SOURCE >= 600 || _ISOC99_SOURCE ||
_POSIX_C_SOURCE >= 200112L;
or cc -std=c99
DESCRIPTIONThese functions return the base 10 logarithm of x.
RETURN VALUEOn success, these functions return the base 10 logarithm of x.
For special cases, including where x is 0, 1, negative, infinity, or NaN, see log(3).
ERRORSSee math_error(7) for information on how to determine whether an error has occurred when calling these functions.
For a discussion of the errors that can occur for these functions, see log(3).
ATTRIBUTESFor an explanation of the terms used in this section, see attributes(7).
|log10(), log10f(), log10l()||Thread safety||MT-Safe|
CONFORMING TOC99, POSIX.1-2001, POSIX.1-2008.
SEE ALSOcbrt(3), clog10(3), exp10(3), log(3), log2(3), sqrt(3)
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