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From: John Fuller (jfuller_at_[hidden])
Date: 2003-10-10 08:26:17

As Units go,

I'd like to point to some of Gunther Schadow's work because I some of
the ideas have appeal to me.
Particularly his paper "Unified Code for Units of Measure" found at

I uploaded his 1996 units conversion library from the GPL Protogen
library available at his site to the yahoo files
as Schadow96Units.tar.gz as well.

On Friday, October 10, 2003, at 07:35 AM, Jeff Garland wrote:

> On Wed, 08 Oct 2003 15:23:11 -0400, David Richardson wrote
>> Is there any interest in a class for compile time checking of
>> dimensional correctness of arithmetic expressions? It is a great
>> debugging aid for scientific and engineering code.
> David -
> Sorry for the slow response, but I think there is certainly an
> interest in a
> units library for boost. There have been several discussions, but no
> one
> willing to spend the time doing the work. Before spending too much
> time
> getting ready for formal review you will want to upload a preliminary
> submission for folks to evaluate and discuss. Typically libraries get
> evolved
> before they get reviewed and accepted.
> Jeff
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