Task: calc Purpose: A calculator program. Categories: tools CALC is a calculator program. An expression is given in FORTRAN like syntax, and the result printed out. Usage: calc [-ir] [-f xxx] expression -i Print the result as an integer. -f xxx Print the result using FORTRAN format xxx. -r Treat the input as a single integer, and print it out in various radix formats. The input integer can be in a radix format. A %x introduces a hex number, %o an octal and %b a binary. -c Treat the input as a single constant, and print out information on it. expression A FORTRAN-like expression (except if the -r flag is given).NOTE:An asterisk and brackets are special characters to some UNIX shells. These characters may need to be escaped or quoted when giving the expression.

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