Fri May 7 1999
Private constants and functions
If you set the environment variable CALCRC to a file name, the contents of this
file will be executed after declaration of default constants and
functions. You can put arbitarary Perl code into that file and thus
(re)declare your private constants and functions.
New default constants:
use constant Jy => 1e-26*W/meter**2; use constant mJy => 1e-3*Jy; # per Hz
use constant A => 1e-10; # cm
Fri Jan 19 2007
First update of calc in years...
Term::Readline in the standard input mode. This gives
history and command line edit. I now use xterm -e calc to
have it available all the time.
BEWARE: compared with the previous version, I've added
the rule that 46mp/37me is interpreted as
(46*mp)/(37*me) [but 46mp/37*me is still
If you suspect that something is wrong, setenv CALCDEBUG
1 and send me the output.
Fri Jun 2 2007
Remove the rule that 46mp/37me is interpreted as
(46*mp)/(37*me) because it interferes with more important
cases like 100arcmin**2