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Convert Mixed Fraction To Double

Posted on 2010-09-21
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Does anyone know of a simple way to convert a mixed fraction string to a double?

Say I'm reading in a comma delimited file, and I read "8 3/4 IN", and want to remove the end text and translate the rest ("8 3/4") to 8.75. How could I accomplish this?
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