[Nickle] string_to_integer() should raise an exception?
keithp at keithp.com
Mon Jun 9 18:43:53 PDT 2003
Around 20 o'clock on Jun 1, Bart Massey wrote:
> Shouldn't string_to_integer() raise an exception rather than
> silently throwing away bogus characters?
string_to_integer follows the atoi semantics which say to stop when the
first invalid character is found.
> BTW, I've added atoi() and atof() as synonyms for
> string_to_real() and string_to_integer(). I couldn't stand
> it anymore...
Seems sensible enough.
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