5.1-pre2 space measurements (ch5)

Sébastien Maerten maerten.sebastien at laposte.net
Mon May 10 04:41:27 PDT 2004


Ian Molton a écrit :
> On Sat, 8 May 2004 19:24:30 +0100 (BST)
> Ken Moffat <ken at kenmoffat.uklinux.net> wrote:
> 
> 
>>I'm assuming that the book's "MB" are what we now have to learn to
>>call"MiB", i.e. they're binary megabytes.
> 
> 
> Please can we ensure that the LFS book does NOT fall victim to this very
> stupid attempt to redefine the units for megabytes / kilobytes. I *hate*
> the new abbreviation, its so damn ugly - Cap, small Cap... shouldtn
> there be a law against it?
> 

I Agree with Ian here, IMHO use of these stupid units should be punished 
by law.



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