Ubuntu Desktop Unit Consistency (LP: #369525)

Nils Kassube kassube at gmx.net
Tue Jun 2 04:16:06 UTC 2009

Max Bowsher wrote:
> To my mind, the power-of-2 grouping is sufficiently intrinsic to the
> nature of bytes, whilst the "kibi mebi gibi tebi" stuff not only
> sounds and looks stupid, but loses a great deal of clarity by making
> all of the prefixes differ only in a single syllable.

Clarity like the size of 1.44MB floppy disks?


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