[procps] Re: new top bug, #662786

  • From: Jim Warner <james.warner@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: procps@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Wed, 7 Mar 2012 10:31:24 -0600

On Mar 7, 2012, at 9:44 AM, g.esp@xxxxxxx wrote:
> I think you should use upercase B for the part that represent byte as explain 
> in
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Byte and reserve lowercase b for bit.

Hi Gilles,

It's sometimes easy to forget that many folks could be looking over our 

I found the lower case 'b' more pleasing to my eye, but maybe we should just go 
with the strict IEC conventions.

That would mean changes to the program, the language template file and the man 
document too.

What do you think?


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