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From: "Nicholas Savage" <nick@nicksavage.ca>
To: "Emanuel Berg via General discussions about Org-mode."
	<emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>
Subject: Re: org-tables with monetary amounts
Date: Tue, 22 Sep 2020 19:25:12 -0400
Message-ID: <54480832-5719-402e-86bc-b8ac7018cacb@www.fastmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <3444a52f-36a7-6e9d-46b9-272dddc7a3ef@grinta.net>

I don't have anything to answer your questions, but I wanted to chime in that this is a feature I'd also like to exist, or find out more about if it already does exist.

I'd be definitely willing to help out too code-wise to the extent I can.

Thanks,
Nick

On Tue, Sep 22, 2020, at 10:57, Daniele Nicolodi wrote:
> Hello,
> 
> I often use org-tables to work with monetary amounts. It would be very
> nice to have a couple of functionalities common in this domain:
> 
> - fixed precision arithmetic, namely derive the precision of the results
> from the precision of the arguments (I think that calc can do this),
> 
> - support for parsing numbers followed by currencies,
> 
> - correct alignment for monetary values.
> 
> I had a quick look around, but I haven't found anything that implements
> those things. Has anyone some secret code that they would like to share?
> 
> Thank you!
> 
> Cheers,
> Dan
> 
>


  reply	other threads:[~2020-09-22 23:26 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 18+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-09-22 14:57 Daniele Nicolodi
2020-09-22 23:25 ` Nicholas Savage [this message]
2020-09-23  9:37 ` Russell Adams
2020-09-23 16:55 ` Eric S Fraga
2020-09-25 11:20   ` Daniele Nicolodi
2020-09-25 11:57     ` Alan Schmitt
2020-09-23 21:26 ` Nick Dokos
2020-09-24  9:17 ` Christian Moe
2020-09-24 11:47   ` Eric S Fraga
2020-10-09 16:14   ` Daniele Nicolodi
2020-10-12  8:22     ` Christian Moe
2020-10-12  9:43       ` Eric S Fraga
2020-10-13  7:10         ` Derek Feichtinger
2020-10-14  7:38           ` Christian Moe
2020-10-15 20:02       ` Daniele Nicolodi
2020-09-25  9:25 ` Neil Jerram
2020-09-25 11:35   ` Daniele Nicolodi
2020-09-26 18:38     ` Neil Jerram

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