Using standardized SI prefixes

Scott James Remnant scott at
Tue Jun 12 16:01:56 UTC 2007

On Tue, 2007-06-12 at 16:50 +0100, (``-_-ยดยด) -- Fernando wrote:

> Actually bandwidth is mesured in bits per second and no bytes per second
> On 6/12/07, Scott James Remnant <scott at> wrote:
> >    Bandwidth should be quoted in true SI units over a metric of time,
> >    e.g. kilobytes-per-second  (e.g. the average UK DSL upload speed is
> >    250kbps == 250,000bps)
Right; I got the example correct but thinko'd the text.

Scott James Remnant
Ubuntu Development Manager
scott at
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