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Re: Using standardized SI prefixes



On Tuesday 12 June 2007 19:57, Joey Hess wrote:
> I had generally assumed that most programmers were reaonsable and used
> powers of 2, but this thread is certianly changing my mind about *that*.

It's not that unreasonable. Humans generally count in base 10 - computers 
count in base 2.

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