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Getting started

Install the latest version:

$ cargo install sesters

Exemple of plain text conversion:

$ sesters convert a price burried 1 USD in text
USD 1.00 ➜ EUR 0.89
$ sesters convert -- -1 €
EUR -1.00 ➜ USD -1.10
$ sesters convert
I can type and press enter EUR 2356
EUR 2345.00 ➜ USD 2586.53

It is then visible in the history:

$ sesters history list
β•‘ 1 β•‘ 2021-10-09 22:36:54.733991464 UTC β•‘ a price burried 1 USD in text       β•‘ USD 1.00 ➜ EUR 0.86       β•‘
β•‘ 2 β•‘ 2021-10-09 22:36:58.147102167 UTC β•‘ -1 €                                β•‘ EUR -1.00 ➜ USD -1.16     β•‘
β•‘ 3 β•‘ 2021-10-09 22:37:06.656527072 UTC β•‘ I can type and press enter EUR 2356 β•‘ EUR 2356.00 ➜ USD 2727.15 β•‘


  • Find prices in plain text with several currencies
  • Store exchange rates locally for a while, to speed up future conversions
  • Save recent conversion history. The history is automatically deleted after a while

About the name

Inspired by this coin.

Sestertius Hostilian-s2771.jpg
By Classical Numismatic Group, Inc., CC BY-SA 3.0, Link


Contributions are welcome, see this document!



Sesters is licensed under GNU General Public License Version 3 or later.

Copyright (C) 2018-2019 ClΓ©ment Joly

This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

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