The deka package

[Tags: bsd3, library]

deka provides decimal floating point arithmetic. It is based on mpdecimal, the C library used to provide support for the Decimal module in Python 3.

You will need to install mpdecimal to use deka; otherwise your executables will not link. It is available at

mpdecimal has also been packaged for some Linux distributions, such as Debian (libmpdec-dev - available in Jessie and later) and Arch (mpdecimal).

mpdecimal, in turn, implements the General Decimal Arithmetic Specification, which is available at

For more on deka, please see the Github home page at

Tests are packaged separately in the deka-tests package.


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Dependenciesbase (>= && <4.8), bytestring (>= && <0.11), parsec (>=3.1.2 && <3.2), transformers (>= && <0.5)
CopyrightCopyright 2014 Omari Norman
AuthorOmari Norman
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