The Art of Unix Programming

Ian Molton spyro at f2s.com
Mon Feb 10 10:10:56 PST 2003


On Sat, 8 Feb 2003 22:33:48 +0000 (UTC)
richard at nezumi.plus.com (Richard Lightman) wrote:

> I still find
> their numbers odd. In the UK:
> 
> 1000,000,000 = one thousand million
> 1000,000,000,000 = one billion

Indeed. sheer stupidity.
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