Re: Knoppix ISO image is 715MB - How Do I burn it ?
Thus spake John Hasler (firstname.lastname@example.org):
> Deryk Barker writes:
> > Actually it's mainly the hard drive manufacturers.
> And the ISO.
> > To them 1GB = 1,000,000,000 as you note above.
> Correct. Giga -> 10^9 = 1,000,000,000.
> > Of course, most software does the right thing and report in terms of
> > powers of 2, where 1GB = 1,073,741,824.
> Incorrect. Gibi -> 2^30 = 1,073,741,824.
Which, unless my eyes are far worse than my optician thinks, is
*precisely* the number I entered above.
Evidently I'm missing your point.
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