Section: 29.9 [c.math] Status: CD1 Submitter: Jens Maurer Opened: 2001-01-12 Last modified: 2016-02-10
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Table 80 lists the contents of the <cmath> header. It does not list abs(). However, 26.5, paragraph 6, which lists added signatures present in <cmath>, does say that several overloads of abs() should be defined in <cmath>.
Add abs to Table 80. Also, remove the parenthetical list of functions "(abs(), div(), rand(), srand())" from 29.7 [numarray], paragraph 1.
[Copenhagen: Modified proposed resolution so that it also gets rid of that vestigial list of functions in paragraph 1.]
All this DR does is fix a typo; it's uncontroversial. A separate question is whether we're doing the right thing in putting some overloads in <cmath> that we aren't also putting in <cstdlib>. That's issue 323.