Ruby BIGDECIMAL(Variable Precision) extension library.
Copyright (C) 1999  by Shigeo Kobayashi(shigeo@tinyforest.gr.jp)

BigDecimal is copyrighted free software by Shigeo Kobayashi <shigeo@tinyforest.gr.jp>. You can redistribute it and/or modify it under either the terms of the GPL (see COPYING file), or the conditions below:

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c) rename any non-standard executables so the names do not conflict

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  • The Author

Feel free to send comments and bug reports to the author. Here is the author's latest mail address:

shigeo@tinyforest.gr.jp

created at: Thu Dec 22 1999