FAQ Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read
» Video Reviews

» Linux Archive

Linux-archive is a website aiming to archive linux email lists and to make them easily accessible for linux users/developers.

» Sponsor

» Partners

» Sponsor

Go Back   Linux Archive > Debian > Debian Development

LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 07-22-2008, 10:04 AM
Marc Haber
Default Bug#491836: ITP: libmath-calc-units-perl -- Human-readable unit-aware calculator

Package: wnpp
Severity: wishlist
Owner: Marc Haber <mh+debian-bugs@zugschlus.de>

* Package name : libmath-calc-units-perl
Version : 1.06
Upstream Author : Steve Fink <sfink@cpan.org>
* URL : http://search.cpan.org/dist/Math-Calc-Units/
* License : GPL or Artistic
Programming Lang: Perl
Description : Human-readable unit-aware calculator

Math::Calc::Units is a simple calculator that keeps track of units. It
currently handles combinations of byte sizes and duration only,
although adding any other multiplicative types is easy. Any unknown
type is treated as a unique user type (with some effort to map English
plurals to their singular forms).
The primary intended use is via the ucalc script that prints out
all of the "readable" variants of a value. For example, "3 bytes"
will only produce "3 byte", but "3 byte / sec" produces the
original along with "180 byte / minute", "10.55 kilobyte / hour",
The Math::Calc::Units interface only provides for string-based
computations, which could result in a large loss of precision for some


To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to debian-devel-REQUEST@lists.debian.org
with a subject of "unsubscribe". Trouble? Contact listmaster@lists.debian.org

Thread Tools

All times are GMT. The time now is 09:39 PM.

VBulletin, Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO ©2007, Crawlability, Inc.
Copyright 2007 - 2008, www.linux-archive.org