imaxdiv man page

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imaxdiv — return quotient and remainder

Synopsis

#include <inttypes.h>

imaxdiv_t imaxdiv(intmax_t numer, intmax_t denom);

Description

The functionality described on this reference page is aligned with the ISO C standard. Any conflict between the requirements described here and the ISO C standard is unintentional. This volume of POSIX.1‐2008 defers to the ISO C standard.

The imaxdiv() function shall compute numer / denom and numer % denom in a single operation.

Return Value

The imaxdiv() function shall return a structure of type imaxdiv_t, comprising both the quotient and the remainder. The structure shall contain (in either order) the members quot (the quotient) and rem (the remainder), each of which has type intmax_t.

If either part of the result cannot be represented, the behavior is undefined.

Errors

No errors are defined.

The following sections are informative.

See Also

imaxabs()

The Base Definitions volume of POSIX.1‐2008, <inttypes.h>

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