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gbase(1)						      General Commands Manual							  gbase(1)

NAME
gbase - small numeric base converter SYNOPSIS
gbase [options] DESCRIPTION
gbase converts numbers between bases 2 (binary), 8 (octal), 10 (decimal), 16 (hexadecimal). If you specify a number on the command line (preceded by a switch to describe the base the number is in) the program will display that num- ber in the four bases on the console and exit. You can also specify the -s switch which will allow you to enter/display signed numbers. (This allows the use of a - (minus) before a deci- mal number). Just running the program without any switches will display the main window. There are four entry boxes, corresponding to each of the four bases. You can type into any of these boxes and the others will update automagically. The program will ignore any characters that are not allowed for that particular base. It will only allow a - (minus) at the start of a decimal number, if the signed option is on. OPTIONS
--help Display a short help screen and exit --version Print version number and exit -s Treat the number as a signed value -d decimal number Print this decimal number in all bases -h hex number Print this hexadecimal number in all bases -o octal number Print this octal number in all bases -b binary number Print this binary number in all bases AUTHOR
gbase is Copyright (C) 1999 Damian Kramer, Roger Dunce. gbase August 2003 gbase(1)

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gbase(1)						       Scotch user's manual							  gbase(1)

NAME
gbase - sets the base value of a source graph SYNOPSIS
gbase [options] bval [igfile] [ogfile] DESCRIPTION
The gbase program allows one to set to bval the base value of a source graph, that is, the starting index used to number its vertices and edges. The base value can be set to 0 or 1, so that graphs can be easily imported from and/or exported to tools written in C or Fortran. Scotch can handle graphs irrespective of their base value. When the proper libraries have been included at compile time, gbase can directly handle compressed graphs, both as input and output. A stream is treated as compressed whenever its name is postfixed with a compressed file extension, such as in 'brol.grf.bz2' or '-.gz'. The compression formats which can be supported are the bzip2 format ('.bz2'), the gzip format ('.gz'), and the lzma format ('.lzma', on input only). OPTIONS
-h Display some help. -V Display program version and copyright. EXAMPLE
Set the base of graph 'brol.grf' to 1, and write the modified graph to file 'brol_b1.grf'. $ gbase 1 brol.grf brol_b1.grf SEE ALSO
gcv(1), gmk_hy(1), gmk_msh(1), gtst(1), gmap(1), gord(1). Scotch user's manual. AUTHOR
Francois Pellegrini <francois.pellegrini@labri.fr> February 14, 2011 gbase(1)

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