al_fixatan man page

al_fixatan — Allegro 5 API

Synopsis

#include <allegro5/allegro.h>

al_fixed al_fixatan(al_fixed x)

Description

This function finds the inverse tangent of a value using a lookup table. The input must be a fixed point value. The inverse tangent is the value whose tangent is x.

Example:

al_fixed result;

/* Sets result to binary angle 13. */
result = al_fixatan(al_ftofix(0.326));

Return Value

Returns the inverse tangent of a fixed point value, measured as a fixed point binary format angle.

Info

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