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|Short description=Prints an argument in various ASCII formats
 
|Short description=Prints an argument in various ASCII formats
 
|Full description='ascii' takes a command line argument, recognizes in it any of the synonyms for an ASCII character and prints all the others. Synonyms include decimal, octal and hex numerical values, ASCII mnemonics, ISO code points and official names, HTML/SGML style entities, and slang names ranging from common to obscure. It is also a handy base converter for values in the range 0-255.
 
|Full description='ascii' takes a command line argument, recognizes in it any of the synonyms for an ASCII character and prints all the others. Synonyms include decimal, octal and hex numerical values, ASCII mnemonics, ISO code points and official names, HTML/SGML style entities, and slang names ranging from common to obscure. It is also a handy base converter for values in the range 0-255.
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|Homepage URL=http://www.catb.org/~esr/ascii/
 
|User level=none
 
|User level=none
|Status=Live
 
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|Homepage URL=http://www.catb.org/~esr/ascii/
 
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|Computer languages=C
 
|Computer languages=C
 
|Documentation note=User manpage available in HTML format from http://www.catb.org/~esr/ascii/ascii.html
 
|Documentation note=User manpage available in HTML format from http://www.catb.org/~esr/ascii/ascii.html
|Paid support=
 
|IRC help=
 
|IRC general=
 
|IRC development=
 
|Related projects=
 
 
|Keywords=command line,text,ASCII,decimal,octal,converter,numeric,code point
 
|Keywords=command line,text,ASCII,decimal,octal,converter,numeric,code point
|Is GNU=n
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|Version identifier=3.7
|Last review by=Janet Casey
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|Version date=2015/08/23
|Last review date=2005-03-02
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|Version status=stable
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|Version download=http://www.catb.org/~esr/ascii/ascii-3.15.tar.gz
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|Version comment=3.15 stable released 2015-08-23
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|Last review by=Alejandro Hernández Petermann
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|Last review date=2016/09/09
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
|Version identifier=3.7
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|Version date=2005-02-03
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|Is GNU=No
|Version status=stable
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|License verified date=2003-12-17
|Version download=http://www.catb.org/~esr/ascii/ascii-3.7.tar.gz
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|License=GPLv2
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|License verified by=Janet Casey
 
|License verified date=2003-12-17
 
|License verified date=2003-12-17
|Version comment=3.7 stable released 2005-02-03
 
 
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{{Person
 
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|Real name=Eric S. Raymond
 
|Role=Maintainer
 
|Role=Maintainer
|Real name=Eric S. Raymond
 
 
|Email=esr@thyrsus.com
 
|Email=esr@thyrsus.com
 
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|Interface=command-line
 
|Interface=command-line
 
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Ascii

http://www.catb.org/~esr/ascii/
Prints an argument in various ASCII formats

'ascii' takes a command line argument, recognizes in it any of the synonyms for an ASCII character and prints all the others. Synonyms include decimal, octal and hex numerical values, ASCII mnemonics, ISO code points and official names, HTML/SGML style entities, and slang names ranging from common to obscure. It is also a handy base converter for values in the range 0-255.





Licensing

License

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Notes

License

GPLv2

Verified by

Janet Casey

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17 December 2003




Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Eric S. Raymond Maintainer


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Python (Ref)https://pypi.org/project/ascii
Ruby (Ref)https://rubygems.org/gems/ascii
R (Ref)https://cran.r-project.org/web/packages/ascii
Bug Tracking,Developer,SupportE-mailmailto:esr@thyrsus.com
Debian (Ref)https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/ascii


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