Ubuntu Desktop Unit Consistency (LP: #369525)

Benjamin Drung benjamin.drung at gmail.com
Mon Jun 1 17:51:43 UTC 2009

On Mon Jun 1 04:15:19 BST 2009 Remco wrote:
> I have a file here of "701.2 MB", which is "735270912 bytes". Now, if
> it really *were* 701.2 MB, then it would be 701200000 bytes. So that's
> clearly base 2, which should be MiB.

That is what the bug report is about. Using MiB for values, wich are base 2.

So is there anybody who wants to keep the old confusing behaviour?

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