cvd


Name:
cvd - Convert integer/string to double
Synopsis:
integer cvd -> double  
string cvd -> double

Examples:
 
3 cvd -> 3.0
(23) cvd -> 23.0
(23.2323) cvd -> 23.2323
(hello) cvd -> 0.0

Description:
If cvd is executed with an integer, the resulting  
double contains zeros after decimal point, if it is executed with a
string that contains letters 0.0 is returned. If the string
contains a double or integer, the corresponding double is returned.

Alternatives: Function double (undocumented) -> behaviour and
synopsis are the same.

Diagnostics:
 
no errors are issued.

Author:
docu by Sirko Straube  

SeeAlso: cst, cv1d, cv2d, cva_d, cva_t, cvd_s, cvi, cvlit, cvn, cvs, cvt_a
Source:
/home/graber/work-nest/nest-git/nest-simulator/lib/sli/typeinit.sli