MrShoe

10-01-2001, 08:26 PM

What is the inverse cosine function in the math library for C/C++?? i looked in the header and all it had was cos, cosh, and acos... but none of them seem to be the inverse function.

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MrShoe

10-01-2001, 08:26 PM

What is the inverse cosine function in the math library for C/C++?? i looked in the header and all it had was cos, cosh, and acos... but none of them seem to be the inverse function.

ffish

10-01-2001, 09:29 PM

acos == arccos. I guess the developers of the stdlib were too lazy to write it out in full http://www.opengl.org/discussion_boards/ubb/wink.gif

Gavin

10-01-2001, 11:56 PM

Ooo, that makes me feel old.... the differnece between arc and inv is just a question of age! :-(

MrShoe

10-02-2001, 02:09 AM

Lol, thanks, but what is cosh then?

Bob

10-02-2001, 02:54 AM

hyperbolic cosine

cosh(x) = (e^x + e^-x) / 2

cosh(x) = (e^x + e^-x) / 2

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