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Re: dd (coreutils) 5.97 used power of 10 not 2 for calculating MB

From: Olivier Delhomme
Subject: Re: dd (coreutils) 5.97 used power of 10 not 2 for calculating MB
Date: Tue, 30 Jan 2007 19:51:32 +0100

Le Fri, 26 Jan 2007 22:57:32 +0100, Jim Meyering disait :

> > There was an old patch that I proposed a long time ago about that
> > against coreutils 5.0.91. Jim corrected it according to gnu standards
> > and I think it was then Ok (it is still pending - see the TODO file at
> > chapter "Changes expected to go in, someday.").
> Oh!  Thanks for the reminder.

Thanks for the reply

> I see that the FSF now has a copyright assignment on file for you.

Great !

> Did you ever write a ChangeLog entry or the paragraph of coreutils.texi
> describing the new feature?  If not, can you do that, and adjust the
> patch (below) so that it can be applied to the latest?
> Here's the latest patch I see in the archives:
>   http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.comp.gnu.coreutils.bugs/1183/focus=1202

Ok, I'll try to do this and let you know. This won't happen soon as I'm
very busy till march.

Olivier Delhomme : http://blog.delhomme.org/    [fr]

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