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Units: A Unit Conversion Program

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Units: A Unit Conversion Program

This manual describes the units command for units conversion, and how you can use it to convert units from one scale to another.

This is Edition 1.7 of The Units Conversion Manual for units Version 1.79.

1. Overview of units  What does units do?
2. Interacting with units  How to use units.
3. Using units non-interactively  How to use units noninteractively.
5. Invoking units  Command line options.
4. Unit expressions  Forming compound units.
6. Unit definitions  What units are defined?
7. Defining new units  How to write your own units definitions.
8. Defining nonlinear units  How to define nonlinear units.
9. Localization  How to define and use regional unit names.
10. Environment variables  Environment variables used by units.
11. Readline support  Unit name completion and editing.
Index  General index


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