cvi


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

Examples:
 
3.33 cvi --> 3
2 cvi --> 2
(23) cvi --> 23
(23.2323) cvi --> 23
(hello) cvi --> 0

Description:
If cvi is executed with a double, the resulting  
integer is the number without digits after decimal point (the same
result as floor), if it is executed with a
string that contains letters 0 is returned. If the string
contains a double or integer, the corresponding integer is
returned.

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


Diagnostics:
 
no errors are issued.

Author:
docu by Sirko Straube  

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