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`LONG`

— Convert to integer type*Description*:Convert to a

`KIND=4`

integer type, which is the same size as a C`long`

integer. This is equivalent to the standard`INT`

intrinsic with an optional argument of`KIND=4`

, and is only included for backwards compatibility.*Standard*:GNU extension

*Class*:Elemental function

*Syntax*:`RESULT = LONG(A)`

*Arguments*:`A`Shall be of type `INTEGER`

,`REAL`

, or`COMPLEX`

.*Return value*:The return value is a

`INTEGER(4)`

variable.*See also*: