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Old Feb 19, 2008, 12:01 PM   #21
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Originally Posted by Firestorm_ATI View Post
Yeah, these stupid programs! Powers of 2?? I mean, you'd think that computers operated in binary or something.
Are you a computer? I'm a lot more comfortable with powers of 10 compared to powers of 2.
I got a terabyte drive, I got 1,000,000,000,000 bytes, easy.
I got a terabyte drive, I got 1024*1024*1024*1024 bytes errrr ah yes 1099511627776 bytes. Now there's an easy number.

There is no added value in using powers of 2 to represent file size or disk sizes, so why use it?
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