lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2002]   [Jan]   [2]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
Subject[OT] Re: Changing KB, MB, and GB to KiB, MiB, and GiB in Configure.help.
From
Date
In article <m2n.16HXYg-000rZX@chiark.greenend.org.uk> you write:
>Oh, and btw - those non-metric units are not "English units", but "Imperial units",
>if you want to picky :-)

Of course the even more picky will note that US Imperial units (Queen
Anne units mainly) and UK Imperial units (technically Queen Elizabeth
II ones) are somewhat different. [1]

Jonathan.

[1] Notable if you're a Publican. :)

-
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.org
More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 13:15    [W:0.059 / U:6.052 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site