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DIV(3P)			   POSIX Programmer's Manual		       DIV(3P)

       This  manual  page is part of the POSIX Programmer's Manual.  The Linux
       implementation of this interface may differ (consult the	 corresponding
       Linux  manual page for details of Linux behavior), or the interface may
       not be implemented on Linux.

       div — compute the quotient and remainder of an integer division

       #include <stdlib.h>

       div_t div(int numer, int denom);

       The functionality described on this reference page is aligned with  the
       ISO C  standard.	 Any  conflict between the requirements described here
       and the ISO C standard is unintentional. This  volume  of  POSIX.1‐2008
       defers to the ISO C standard.

       The  div()  function  shall  compute  the quotient and remainder of the
       division of the numerator numer by the denominator denom.  If the divi‐
       sion is inexact, the resulting quotient is the integer of lesser magni‐
       tude that is the nearest to the algebraic quotient. If the result  can‐
       not   be	  represented,	 the   behavior	  is   undefined;   otherwise,
       quot*denom+rem shall equal numer.

       The div() function shall return a structure of type  div_t,  comprising
       both the quotient and the remainder. The structure includes the follow‐
       ing members, in any order:

	   int	quot;  /* quotient */
	   int	rem;   /* remainder */

       No errors are defined.

       The following sections are informative.






       The Base Definitions volume of POSIX.1‐2008, <stdlib.h>

       Portions of this text are reprinted and reproduced in  electronic  form
       from IEEE Std 1003.1, 2013 Edition, Standard for Information Technology
       -- Portable Operating System Interface (POSIX),	The  Open  Group  Base
       Specifications Issue 7, Copyright (C) 2013 by the Institute of Electri‐
       cal and Electronics Engineers,  Inc  and	 The  Open  Group.   (This  is
       POSIX.1-2008  with  the	2013  Technical Corrigendum 1 applied.) In the
       event of any discrepancy between this version and the original IEEE and
       The  Open Group Standard, the original IEEE and The Open Group Standard
       is the referee document. The original Standard can be  obtained	online
       at http://www.unix.org/online.html .

       Any  typographical  or  formatting  errors that appear in this page are
       most likely to have been introduced during the conversion of the source
       files  to  man page format. To report such errors, see https://www.ker‐
       nel.org/doc/man-pages/reporting_bugs.html .

IEEE/The Open Group		     2013			       DIV(3P)

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