Re: [Rd] Standalone Mathlib, C++ and ISNAN()

From: Thomas Lumley <>
Date: Thu 06 Jan 2005 - 06:53:29 EST

On Thu, 6 Jan 2005, Bill Northcott wrote:

> As I explained in the last message:

>>> In R2.0 ISNAN() is defined using isnan thus (isnan(x)!=0). isnan() is in
>>> math.h and this works perfectly for C code. However, in C++ the header
>>> cmath (included by iostream and others) undefs isnan(). So on platforms
>>> for which isnan() is a macro, the code breaks at compile time with
>>> 'isnan() undeclared'.

I believe (with a little Googling) the suggested C++ approach is to use std::isnan if <cmath> is included.


Thomas Lumley			Assoc. Professor, Biostatistics	University of Washington, Seattle

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