CTAN submission -- numprint.sty and nbaseprt.sty

Rainer Schöpf rainer.schoepf at proteosys.com
Mon Aug 9 22:58:22 CEST 2004

On Mon, 9 Aug 2004, Harald Harders wrote:

 > I have uploaded numprint-v1_22-v0_10.tar.gz which contains a new version
 > of numprint and the new package nbaseprt. Please replace the files in
 > CTAN/macros/latex/contrib/numprint by the contents of the archive. License
 > is LPPL.
 > >From the README:
 > numprint.sty:
 > Print numbers with a separator every three digits and convert numbers
 > given as 12345.6e789 to 12\,345,6\cdot 10^{789}. Numbers are printed
 > in the current mode (text or math) in order to use the correct font.
 >   Many things, including the decimal sign, the thousand separator, as
 > well as the product sign can be changed by the user, e.g., to reach
 > 12,345.6\times 10^{789}. If requested, numprint can round numbers to
 > a given number of digits.
 >   If an optional argument is given it is printed upright as unit.
 > Numbers can be rounded to a given number of digits.
 >   The package supports an automatic, language-dependent change of the
 > number format.
 >   Tabular alignment using the tabular(*), array, tabularx, and longtable
 > environments (similar to the dcolumn and rccol packages) is supported
 > using all features of numprint. Additional text can be added before and
 > after the formatted number.
 > If you prefer to use the old version 0.32 you may use numprint032.sty
 > which will stay fixed.
 > nbaseprt.sty:
 > This package prints integer numbers in different bases (octal,
 > decimal, hexadecimal, binary) similarly to the numprint package.
 > But here, the number of digits within one group depends on the
 > base.
 >   This version of nbaseprt.sty is a BETA VERSION. The main command
 > \nbaseprint will stay stable but all configuration commands and the output
 > of \nbaseprint may change in future. Please give me feedback what can be
 > improved and if the abbreviations for the different number bases are
 > correct.
 > ChangeLog.numprint:
 > 2004/08/08  v1.22  Harald Harders (h.harders at tu-bs.de)
 >         - Use \npunitcommand to typeset units.
 >         - Produce a warning rather than an error when using \textdegree as
 >           unit.
 >         - Enable to use \textcelsius, \textohm, \textmu, \textperthousand
 >           in the unit.
 >         - Print sign in a group to avoid additional space for an operator
 >           (for nbaseprt).
 >         - Restrain empty \color command to exponent.
 > ChangeLog.nbaseprt:
 > 2004/08/08  v0.10  Harald Harders (h.harders at tu-bs.de)
 >         - New Implementation
 > nbaseprt is a beta version. Please give me feedback what can be improved
 > and if the input and output is correct.

Thanks for your upload. I installed the package in


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  Rainer Schöpf

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