Function

NSDecimalPower(_:_:_:_:)

Raises the decimal value to the specified power.

Declaration

func NSDecimalPower(_ result: UnsafeMutablePointer<Decimal>, _ number: UnsafePointer<Decimal>, _ power: Int, _ roundingMode: NSDecimalNumber.RoundingMode) -> NSDecimalNumber.CalculationError

Discussion

Raises number to power, possibly rounding off according to roundingMode, and stores the resulting value in result.

For explanations of the possible return values and rounding modes, see NSDecimalAdd(_:_:_:_:).

For more information, see Number and Value Programming Topics.

See Also

Performing Arithmetic Using References

func NSDecimalCompact(UnsafeMutablePointer<Decimal>)

Compacts the decimal structure for efficiency.

typealias Decimal.RoundingMode

An alias for an enumeration that specifies possible rounding modes.

enum NSDecimalNumber.RoundingMode

These constants specify rounding behaviors.

typealias Decimal.CalculationError

An alias for a type that specifies possible calculation errors.

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