From: Matthias Schabel (boost_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-04-03 23:12:46
>> We have defined our own custom units and found their use to be
>> to those provided by the library. We would like to see quantities
>> defined using derived SI units printed using the derived units
>> of the base units (W/m^2 instead of Kg/s^3).
> Unfortunately there is no easy way to do this. (should it be
> joule/meter^2 second, newton/meter second, or pascal meter/second?)
It may be possible to determine the most parsimonious combination of
named SI units, but I suspect that doing so would incur a significant
amount of runtime overhead on all output operations...
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