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pypm install numutil

How to install numutil

  1. Download and install ActivePython
  2. Open Command Prompt
  3. Type pypm install numutil
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0.1.0 Available View build log
Lastest release
version 0.1.0 on Jan 9th, 2014

Strings to Numbers:

>>> from numutil import str2num, num2str
>>> str2num('1.3 million')
>>> str2num('three and a half')
Fraction(7, 2)
>>> str2num('123,456.789')

Numbers to Strings:

>>> num2str(1234567, style='newspaper')
'1.23 million'
>>> num2str(1234567, style='words')
'one million, two hundred thirty four thousand, five hundred sixty seven'

numutil might be useful for people mining data from text, or for people running web apps that need to parse numbers from user-entered strings, or render numbers in a user-friendly format.

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Last updated Jan 9th, 2014

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