ACOSH(3) Linux Programmer's Manual ACOSH(3)NAME
acosh, acoshf, acoshl - inverse hyperbolic cosine function
double acosh(double x);
float acoshf(float x);
long double acoshl(long double x);
Link with -lm.
Feature Test Macro Requirements for glibc (see feature_test_macros(7)):
acosh(): _BSD_SOURCE || _SVID_SOURCE || _XOPEN_SOURCE >= 500 ||
_ISOC99_SOURCE; or cc -std=c99
acoshf(), acoshl(): _BSD_SOURCE || _SVID_SOURCE || _XOPEN_SOURCE >= 600
|| _ISOC99_SOURCE; or cc -std=c99
The acosh() function calculates the inverse hyperbolic cosine of x;
that is the value whose hyperbolic cosine is x.
On success, these functions return the inverse hyperbolic cosine of x.
If x is a NaN, a NaN is returned.
If x is +1, +0 is returned.
If x is positive infinity, positive infinity is returned.
If x is less than 1, a domain error occurs, and the functions return a
See math_error(7) for information on how to determine whether an error
has occurred when calling these functions.
The following errors can occur:
Domain error: x is less than 1
errno is set to EDOM. An invalid floating-point exception
(FE_INVALID) is raised.
C99, POSIX.1-2001. The variant returning double also conforms to SVr4,
SEE ALSOasinh(3), atanh(3), cacosh(3), cosh(3), sinh(3), tanh(3)COLOPHON
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