# Numeric limits

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Defined in header
`<stdint.h>` | |

PTRDIFF_MIN (C99) |
minimum value of object of ptrdiff_t type (macro constant) |

PTRDIFF_MAX (C99) |
maximum value of object of ptrdiff_t type (macro constant) |

SIZE_MAX (C99) |
maximum value of object of size_t type (macro constant) |

SIG_ATOMIC_MIN (C99) |
maximum value of object of sig_atomic_t type (macro constant) |

SIG_ATOMIC_MAX (C99) |
maximum value of object of sig_atomic_t type (macro constant) |

WCHAR_MIN (C99) |
maximum value of object of wchar_t type (macro constant) |

WCHAR_MAX (C99) |
maximum value of object of wchar_t type (macro constant) |

WINT_MIN (C99) |
maximum value of object of wint_t type (macro constant) |

WINT_MAX (C99) |
maximum value of object of wint_t type (macro constant) |

### Limits of integer types

Defined in header
`<limits.h>` | |

CHAR_BIT |
number of bits in byte (macro constant) |

MB_LEN_MAX |
maximum number of bytes in a multibyte character (macro constant) |

CHAR_MIN |
minimum value of char (macro constant) |

CHAR_MAX |
maximum value of char (macro constant) |

SCHAR_MIN SHRT_MIN INT_MIN LONG_MIN LLONG_MIN (C99) |
minimum value of signed char, short, int, long and long long respectively (macro constant) |

SCHAR_MAX SHRT_MAX INT_MAX LONG_MAX LLONG_MAX (C99) |
maximum value of signed char, short, int, long and long long respectively (macro constant) |

UCHAR_MAX USHRT_MAX UINT_MAX ULONG_MAX ULLONG_MAX (C99) |
maximum value of unsigned char, unsigned short, unsigned int, unsigned long and unsigned long long respectively (macro constant) |

### Limits of floating point types

Defined in header
`<float.h>` | |

FLT_RADIX |
the radix (integer base) used by the representation of all three floating-point types (macro constant) |

DECIMAL_DIG (C99) |
number of decimal digits that can be converted to long double and back without losing precision (macro constant) |

FLT_MIN DBL_MIN LDBL_MIN |
minimum value of float, double and long double respectively (macro constant) |

FLT_MAX DBL_MAX LDBL_MAX |
maximum value of float, double and long double respectively (macro constant) |

FLT_EPSILON DBL_EPSILON LDBL_EPSILON |
difference between 1.0 and the next representable value for float, double and long double respectively (macro constant) |

FLT_DIG DBL_DIG LDBL_DIG |
number of decimal digits that can be represented without losing precision for float, double and long double respectively (macro constant) |

FLT_MANT_DIG DBL_MANT_DIG LDBL_MANT_DIG |
number of base `FLT_RADIX` digits that can be represented without losing precision for float, double and long double respectively (macro constant) |

FLT_MIN_EXP DBL_MIN_EXP LDBL_MIN_EXP |
minimum negative integer such that `FLT_RADIX` raised by power one less than that integer is a normalized float, double and long double respectively (macro constant) |

FLT_MIN_10_EXP DBL_MIN_10_EXP LDBL_MIN_10_EXP |
minimum negative integer such that 10 raised by power one less than that integer is a normalized float, double and long double respectively (macro constant) |

FLT_MAX_EXP DBL_MAX_EXP LDBL_MAX_EXP |
maximum positive integer such that `FLT_RADIX` raised by power one more than that integer is a normalized float, double and long double respectively (macro constant) |

FLT_MAX_10_EXP DBL_MAX_10_EXP LDBL_MAX_10_EXP |
maximum positive integer such that 10 raised by power one more than that integer is a normalized float, double and long double respectively (macro constant) |

FLT_ROUNDS |
rounding mode of floating-point arithmetics, equal to float_round_style (macro constant) |

FLT_EVAL_METHOD (C99) |
use of extended precision for intermediate results: 0 not used, 1 double is used instead of float, 2: long double is used (macro constant) |