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Re: Using standardized SI prefixes

Joe Smith wrote:
> Also just rembering the exact conversion factors for
> Imperial units can be a problem especially with some of the more obscure
> units.

Nope - google knows everything!


"2 parsecs in smoots" returns
2 Parsecs = 3.62637237 × 10^16 smoots


If you lack net access at any given moment, then there's a *nix utility
named units, which is conveniently already packaged in debian.
http://packages.debian.org/stable/utils/units  Thanks to John Hasler for
that one.



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