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NAMEatof - convert a string to a double
#include <stdlib.h> double atof(const char *nptr);
DESCRIPTIONThe atof() function converts the initial portion of the string pointed to by nptr to double. The behavior is the same as
except that atof() does not detect errors.
RETURN VALUEThe converted value.
ATTRIBUTESFor an explanation of the terms used in this section, see attributes(7).
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