cvd_s


Name:
cvd_s - convert string to double
Synopsis:
string cvd_s -> double  

Examples:
(23.5)  cvi_s -> 23.5  
(23) cvi_s -> 23 % doubletype!
(NEST) cvi_s -> 0

Description:
This is a wrapper to the standard C "atof"-routine.  
If cvd_s is executed with a string that contains letters 0 is returned.

Bugs:
-  

Diagnostics:
No errors are raised.  
In case of impossible conversion, zero is returned.

Author:
R Kupper  

FirstVersion:
Nov 05 1999  

SeeAlso: Source:
/home/nest/work/nest-2.14.0/sli/slidata.h