[Therion] Passage Height units
bgee at campercaver.net
Tue Nov 25 02:29:01 CET 2008
I agree with David. Although it would be nice to have the flexibility of
entering feet/inches, I think it should be rather low on the priority list.
In my somewhat limited experience with cave survey, I have never seen one done
The syntax for fractional inches could be difficult. I suggest it is not
really necessary. In working with feet/tenths, I almost never take a
measurement closer than the nearest tenth of a foot. That is slightly more
than an inch, so measurements to the nearest inch would be about the same
On Monday 24 November 2008, David A. Riggs wrote:
> On Mon, Nov 24, 2008 at 5:56 AM, Martin Budaj <m.budaj at gmail.com> wrote:
> > It would simplify code like -value [3 ft] into -value 3'.
> > Any comments on this? How to enter fractions of an inch?
> -value 3.65'
> In my experience, it is much more common to encounter "decimal feet"
> rather than "feet and inches" in American cave survey.
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