Manual Reference Pages - PHYSICS-UNIT (1)
physics-unit - Helper script for the Physics::Unit Perl module
physics-unit meters # Returns information about the unit meters
physics-unit -e # Exports lists of units as HTML
physics-unit --help/-h # Shows a usage message
Physics::Unit is a Perl module for managing units and unit conversions. The physics-unit script retrieves unit and type information from the main module for reference purposes. Do not use this script from your code, use the Physics::Unit module instead. This scripts interface is subject to change, the main modules API is much more stable.
OPTIONS AND ARGUMENTS
physics-unit [options] [name(s)|expression(s)]
If reserved words, unit or type names, or unit expressions, are given on the
command line, this prints a block of information for each to STDOUT. The
options -e, -t, and -u, on the other hand, cause comprehensive lists of
data to be dumped from the unit library.
Export a complete list of known units and types as HTML documents.
Prints the names of the created files to STDOUT, this allows:
firefox `physics-unit -e`
Shows a usage message and exits. Overrides all other options.
Print a list of types (one per line) to STDOUT.
Print a list of units (one per line) to STDOUT.
Joel Berger, <email@example.com>
COPYRIGHT AND LICENSE
Copyright (C) 2012 by Joel Berger and Chris Maloney
This library is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
it under the same terms as Perl itself.
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