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# SDL_ceil

Compute the ceiling of `x`

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Defined in <SDL3/SDL_stdinc.h>

## Syntax

`double SDL_ceil(double x);`

## Function Parameters

double |
**x** |
floating point value. |

## Return Value

(double) Returns the ceiling of `x`

.

The ceiling of `x`

is the smallest integer `y`

such that `y > x`

, i.e `x`

rounded up to the nearest integer.

Domain: `-INF <= x <= INF`

Range: `-INF <= y <= INF`

, y integer

This function operates on double-precision floating point values, use SDL_ceilf for single-precision floats.

## Thread Safety

It is safe to call this function from any thread.

## Version

This function is available since SDL 3.1.3.

## See Also

CategoryAPI, CategoryAPIFunction, CategoryStdinc