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The library ensures that the standard BSD mathematical constants are defined. For reference, here is a list of the constants:
M_E
The base of exponentials, e
M_LOG2E
The base-2 logarithm of e, \log_2 (e)
M_LOG10E
The base-10 logarithm of e, \log_10 (e)
M_SQRT2
The square root of two, \sqrt 2
M_SQRT1_2
The square root of one-half, \sqrt{1/2}
M_SQRT3
The square root of three, \sqrt 3
M_PI
The constant pi, \pi
M_PI_2
Pi divided by two, \pi/2
M_PI_4
Pi divided by four, \pi/4
M_SQRTPI
The square root of pi, \sqrt\pi
M_2_SQRTPI
Two divided by the square root of pi, 2/\sqrt\pi
M_1_PI
The reciprocal of pi, 1/\pi
M_2_PI
Twice the reciprocal of pi, 2/\pi
M_LN10
The natural logarithm of ten, \ln(10)
M_LN2
The natural logarithm of two, \ln(2)
M_LNPI
The natural logarithm of pi, \ln(\pi)
M_EULER
Euler’s constant, \gamma