[PATCH 0/2] Add ascii2binary and uniutils

DoneSubmitted by Hartmut Goebel.
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  • Hartmut Goebel
Hartmut Goebel wrote on 27 Jul 2019 23:23
(address . guix-patches@gnu.org)
Tools for working with unicode characters and data.
Hartmut Goebel (2): gnu: Add ascii2binary. gnu: Add uniutils.
gnu/packages/textutils.scm | 109 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++- 1 file changed, 108 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)
-- 2.21.0
Hartmut Goebel wrote on 27 Jul 2019 23:25
[PATCH 1/2] gnu: Add ascii2binary.
(address . 36825@debbugs.gnu.org)
* gnu/packages/textutils.scm (ascii2binary): New variable.--- gnu/packages/textutils.scm | 46 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++- 1 file changed, 45 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)
Toggle diff (66 lines)diff --git a/gnu/packages/textutils.scm b/gnu/packages/textutils.scmindex d1dc14e6d7..aeb1953b99 100644--- a/gnu/packages/textutils.scm+++ b/gnu/packages/textutils.scm@@ -10,7 +10,7 @@ ;;; Copyright © 2016 Marius Bakke <mbakke@fastmail.com> ;;; Copyright © 2017 Eric Bavier <bavier@member.fsf.org> ;;; Copyright © 2017 Rene Saavedra <rennes@openmailbox.org>-;;; Copyright © 2017 Hartmut Goebel <h.goebel@crazy-compilers.com>+;;; Copyright © 2017,2019 Hartmut Goebel <h.goebel@crazy-compilers.com> ;;; Copyright © 2017 Kei Kebreau <kkebreau@posteo.net> ;;; Copyright © 2017 Alex Vong <alexvong1995@gmail.com> ;;; Copyright © 2018 Tobias Geerinckx-Rice <me@tobias.gr>@@ -321,6 +321,50 @@ input bits thoroughly but are not suitable for cryptography.") ;; entails." (license license:public-domain))) +(define-public ascii2binary+ (package+ (name "ascii2binary")+ (version "2.14")+ (source+ (origin+ (method url-fetch)+ (uri (string-append "http://billposer.org/Software/Downloads/"+ "ascii2binary-" version ".tar.bz2"))+ (sha256+ (base32 "0dc9fxcdmppbs9s06jvq61zbk552laxps0xyk098gj41697ihd96"))))+ (build-system gnu-build-system)+ (native-inputs+ `(("gettext" ,gettext-minimal)))+ (home-page "https://billposer.org/Software/a2b.html")+ (synopsis "Convert between ASCII, hexadecimal and binary representations")+ (description "The two programs are useful for generating test data, for+inspecting binary files, and for interfacing programs that generate textual+output to programs that require binary input and conversely. They can also be+useful when it is desired to reformat numbers.++@itemize++@item @command{ascii2binary} reads input consisting of ascii or hexadecimal+ representation numbers separated by whitespace and produces as output+ the binary equivalents. The type and precision of the binary output+ is selected using command line flags.++@item @command{binary2ascii} reads input consisting of binary numbers+ and converts them to their ascii or hexadecimal representation.+ Command line flags specify the type and size of the binary numbers+ and provide control over the format of the output.+ Unsigned integers may be written out in binary, octal, decimal,+ or hexadecimal.++ Signed integers may be written out only in binary or decimal. Floating+ point numbers may be written out only decimal, either in standard or+ scientific notation. (If you want to examine the binary representation+ of floating point numbers, just treat the input as a sequence of unsigned+ characters.)++@end itemize")+ (license license:gpl3)))+ (define-public libconfig (package (name "libconfig")-- 2.21.0
Hartmut Goebel wrote on 27 Jul 2019 23:25
[PATCH 2/2] gnu: Add uniutils.
(address . 36825@debbugs.gnu.org)
* gnu/packages/textutils.scm (uniutils): New variable.--- gnu/packages/textutils.scm | 63 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ 1 file changed, 63 insertions(+)
Toggle diff (83 lines)diff --git a/gnu/packages/textutils.scm b/gnu/packages/textutils.scmindex aeb1953b99..ea6b4232de 100644--- a/gnu/packages/textutils.scm+++ b/gnu/packages/textutils.scm@@ -45,6 +45,7 @@ #:use-module (guix build-system python) #:use-module (gnu packages) #:use-module (gnu packages autotools)+ #:use-module (gnu packages base) #:use-module (gnu packages compression) #:use-module (gnu packages gettext) #:use-module (gnu packages java)@@ -362,6 +363,68 @@ useful when it is desired to reformat numbers. of floating point numbers, just treat the input as a sequence of unsigned characters.) +@end itemize")+ (license license:gpl3)))++(define-public uniutils+ (package+ (name "uniutils")+ (version "2.27")+ (source+ (origin+ (method url-fetch)+ (uri (string-append "http://billposer.org/Software/Downloads/"+ "uniutils-" version ".tar.bz2"))+ (sha256+ (base32 "19w1510w87gx7n4qy3zsb0m467a4rn5scvh4ajajg7jh6x5xri08"))))+ (build-system gnu-build-system)+ (arguments+ '(#:configure-flags '("--disable-dependency-tracking")+ #:phases+ (modify-phases %standard-phases+ (add-after 'build 'fix-paths+ (lambda* (#:key outputs inputs #:allow-other-keys)+ (let ((out (assoc-ref outputs "out"))+ (a2b (assoc-ref inputs "ascii2binary"))+ (iconv (assoc-ref inputs "libiconv")))+ (substitute* "utf8lookup"+ (("^ascii2binary ") (string-append a2b "/bin/ascii2binary "))+ (("^uniname ") (string-append out "/bin/uniname "))+ (("^iconv ") (string-append iconv "/bin/iconv ")))+ #t))))))+ (inputs+ `(("ascii2binary" ,ascii2binary)+ ("libiconv" ,libiconv)))+ (home-page "https://billposer.org/Software/unidesc.html")+ (synopsis "Find out what is in a Unicode file")+ (description "Useful tools when working with Unicode files when one+doesn't know the writing system, doesn't have the necessary font, needs to+inspect invisible characters, needs to find out whether characters have been+combined or in what order they occur, or needs statistics on which characters+occur.++@itemize++@item @command{uniname} defaults to printing the character offset of each+character, its byte offset, its hex code value, its encoding, the glyph+itself, and its name. It may also be used to validate UTF-8 input.++@item @command{unidesc} reports the character ranges to which different+portions of the text belong. It can also be used to identify Unicode encodings+(e.g. UTF-16be) flagged by magic numbers.++@item @command{unihist} generates a histogram of the characters in its input.++@item @command{ExplicateUTF8} is intended for debugging or for learning about+Unicode. It determines and explains the validity of a sequence of bytes as a+UTF8 encoding.++@item @command{utf8lookup} provides a handy way to look up Unicode characters+from the command line.++@item @command{unireverse} reverse each line of UTF-8 input+character-by-character.+ @end itemize") (license license:gpl3))) -- 2.21.0
Hartmut Goebel wrote on 27 Aug 2019 09:32
Re: bug#36825: Acknowledgement ([PATCH 0/2] Add ascii2binary and uniutils)
(address . 36825-close@debbugs.gnu.org)
Commited as 7577ab55569defc018dfe342239aa9a8e17d67b1 anda6baae7486eb1491ba0220b2e490c6a2b8338769.
-- RegardsHartmut Goebel
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