The Frink Language 2007-06-28
Frink is a calculating tool and programming language designed to help you in the real world. It tracks units of measurement throughout all calculations and ensures that answers are correct. It converts between systems of measurement and has a huge library of physical data. It handles conversions between time zones, currencies, and historical values of the U.S. dollar and the British pound, translates between several languages, does date/time math, and more.
This release improves calling of Java methods from within Frink by working around a bug in Sun's Java implementation. This also enables launching external processes. In addition, several functions were added.