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Re: Recomended tutoial(s) on doing arithmetic in Bash scripts




On 03/05/2017 04:12 PM, Jude DaShiell wrote:
Another external tool at least as good as bc is wcalc and once that
package gets installed just run wcalc at the command prompt and you'll
have quite a load of examples show up.


For my current project I think dc, rather than expr or bc, is the better fit for my current project.

However, browsing thru http://w-calc.sourceforge.net/ and related pages indicates it might be a very nice alternative to the calculator that the default MATE package includes.