Stable Version: STILL IN DEVELOPMENT
tardis is a gem for manipulating time and space, but mostly time.
Much like it's namesake on the television series Doctor Who
tardis provides you with a lot of tools for time.
It's core features are:
- Convenient Time Unit helpers, both for Time Unit math and converting.
- Handles both regular Time Units and SI Metric Seconds.
- Time specific helpers for traversing time periods.
- Turning time and Time Units into words for reading.
As explained above here's a few of the features that really makes the
4000.centuries # => 11612160000000 46.days.to_hours # => 1104.0 14.kiloseconds # => 14000 Time.yesterday.to 4.days.from_now # => 432000.000007 Time.tomorrow.from_now.in_words # => "1 day from now" 5.days.ago.from_now # => 2445600.001
And a dozen other little features to make time less time consuming.
- MRI 1.9.2
tardis is as easy as using the
gem install command:
$ gem install tardis
Or using it in your
And then using:
$ bundle install
To make sure you did everything right, just do the following:
$ ruby -e 'p require "tardis"' > true
Issues & Documentation
Feel free to contribute to the documentation wiki if you feel something is lacking. Remember that we really want to know if something is wrong, so use the Issue List if you have a problem.
- Fork the repository
- Clone the repository locally, or edit via Github
- Create a new branch using the Git Flow Standard conventions
- Commit often and when important
- DO NOT CHANGE ANY OF THESE (without making a new branch for that change):
- Any part of the git history
- Write tests specifically for the changes you've made, if no test exist
- Push your feature or hotfix branch to Github.
- Make a Pull Request
- sirupsen for working on the original
- wolfwood for working on the original
- henrikh for working on the original
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