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RE: Cygwin setup: DL rate should show as kB/s not kb/s ?
> From: Bill Meier
> Gary R. Van Sickle writes:
> > > From: Bill Meier
> > > or maybe KB/s for kilobytes/sec ?
> > >
> > It should be an option, but that begs an "Options..." dialog, which
> > doesn't exist.
> Unfortunately I didn't express myself clearly in my original message.
> The numeric DLL rate shown by the Cygwin setup program is
> actually in units of K Bytes/sec and thus either kB/s or KB/s
> should be used as the text following the numeric rate.
Ohhh, oh oh oh, ok. Yeah, then I suppose kB/s is the correct way to go, if
my SI serves me right (and please, no "kibbis", lordy).
My point stands though: it would be a useful addition to have this
user-selectable, as in some other file transfer programs. But my
counterpoint also stands: no options dialog.
> Looking at the code I also note that maybe the 2nd sprintf
> should be changed to use %03.1f to be consistent with the 1st
> sprintf ...
Ooof, still using C string manipulation I see. That brings back some
Gary R. Van Sickle
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