qecvt(3) -- Linux man page

 

NAME

qecvt, qfcvt, qgcvt - convert a floating-point number to a string  

SYNOPSIS

#include <stdlib.h>

char *qecvt(long double number, int ndigits, int *decpt, int *sign);

char *qfcvt(long double number, int ndigits, int *decpt, int *sign);

char *qgcvt(long double number, int ndigit, char *buf);  

DESCRIPTION

The functions qecvt, qfcvt and qgcvt are identical to ecvt, fcvt and gcvt respectively, except that they use a long double argument number. See ecvt(3) and gcvt(3).  

NOTES

These functions are obsolete. Instead, sprintf() is recommended.  

CONFORMING TO

SysVr4.0. Not seen in most common Unix implementations, but occurs in SunOS. Not supported by libc4 and libc5. Supported by glibc.  

SEE ALSO

ecvt(3), ecvt_r(3), gcvt(3), sprintf(3)