cvi_s


Name:
cvi_s - convert string to integer
Synopsis:
string cvi_s -> integer  

Examples:
(23)   cvi_s -> 23  
(23.5) cvi_s -> 23
(NEST) cvi_s -> 0

Description:
This is a wrapper to the standard C "atoi"-routine.  
If cvi_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/graber/work-nest/nest-git/nest-simulator/sli/slidata.h