Provided by: libencode-base58-perl_0.01-1_all
Encode::Base58 - Base58 encodings (for Flickr short URI)
use Encode::Base58; my $short = encode_base58($number); my $number = decode_base58($short);
Encode::Base58 is a base58 encoder/decoder implementation in Perl. Base58 encoding is used in shortening ID numbers into a short string for Flickr's short URL ("flic.kr").
Tatsuhiko Miyagawa <email@example.com>
This library is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself.
<http://www.flickr.com/groups/api/discuss/72157616713786392/> <http://gist.github.com/101753> (in Ruby) <http://gist.github.com/101674> (in Objective-C and unit tests)