by Daniel Pimentel — Thu 10 October 2002
GNU Units converts quantities expressed in various systems of measurement to their equivalents in other systems of measurement. Like many similar programs, it can handle multiplicative scale changes. It can also handle nonlinear conversions such as Fahrenheit to Celsius or wire gauge, and it can convert from and to sums of units, such as converting between meters and feet plus inches.
You have: mile You want: km * 1.609344 / 0.62137119 You have: furlongs per fortnight You want: m/s * 0.00016630986 / 6012.8727