[rescue] rescuing an ailing U10...

Scott Quinn compoobah at valleyimplants.com
Thu Oct 4 19:13:39 CDT 2007

>> 4K, BTW, is conveniently the size of an i386 memory page.  Fair 
>> enough,
>> I guess; IIRC, the 512-byte standard came from the VAX memory 
>> pagesize.
>> [0] Real kilobytes, not this "but it's an SI unit" whining or
>>      kibibibibilitibytes nonsense.
> Thank you for not using KiB.
> Peace...  Sridhar

Attempting to force a binary machine to use base-10 numbering makes as 
much sense as attempting to list prices at the supermarket in hex. The 
1000 byte kilobyte should have been stillborn.

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