Re: [CTTE #770789] IEC units in df output
On Mon, Dec 15, 2014 at 10:38:33AM -0800, Don Armstrong wrote:
> ==== RESOLUTION ====
> In 770789, the Technical Committee was asked to override the decision
> of upstream and the maintainer of df to not include i in the units
> output when asked for IEC output (2^10).
> The CTTE declines to override the decision of the maintainer and
> ==== END OF RESOLUTION ====
Thank you guys! The -ebi- plague is horrible and needs to be fought!
You could have responded using some of Ted Ts'o arguments and quotations
Or, as in a discussion I once had with an old geezer (now retired) who
couldn't believe someone could come up with an unit as intuitive as MiB:
MiB means "million bytes" as opposed to MB at 1048576, right?
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