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Yet another command line calculator
Authored by: delza on Feb 02, '05 12:50:28PM

There's a very interresting language called Frink which specializes in calculations while retaining (and converting) the units you are calculating in.

http://futureboy.homeip.net/frinkdocs/

It doesn't come pre-installed on OS X, but it installs easily and is handy for conversion-related calculations without going to the trouble to look up the conversion ratios themselves.



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Yet another command line calculator
Authored by: jaysoffian on Feb 02, '05 07:29:10PM
You can also use "units" which comes with OS X:
callisto-soffian-org:~% units
500 units, 54 prefixes
You have: 10 kilometers
You want: miles
        * 6.2137119
        / 0.1609344
You have: ^D
callisto-soffian-org:~% 


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