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    SubjectRe: Changing KB, MB, and GB to KiB, MiB, and GiB in
    On Sat, Dec 22, 2001 at 11:24:17AM +0100, Pozsar Balazs wrote:
    > Why on earth is it good to develop misunderstandings and inconsistency
    > with well- and widely-known historical abbrevs?

    There is no well understood abrev. for power of two units, thats why
    somebody had to introduce them.

    Actually it was not my Idea, but since I got multiple error reports for
    multible writings (and that even while the original count is visible in the
    ouput) I decided to go with the standard.

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