Cygwin setup: DL rate should show as kB/s not kb/s ?
Wed Feb 20 20:03:00 GMT 2008
Gary R. Van Sickle <g.r.vansickle <at> worldnet.att.net> 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
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.
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 ...
progress (int bytes)
static char buf;
kbps = ((double)bytes) / (double)(tics - start_tics);
if (max_bytes > 0)
int perc = (int)(100.0 * ((double)bytes) / (double)max_bytes);
sprintf (buf, "%d %% (%dk/%dk) %03.1f kb/s",
perc, bytes / 1000, max_bytes / 1000, kbps);
if (total_download_bytes > 0)
Progress.SetBar2(total_download_bytes_sofar + bytes,
sprintf (buf, "%d %2.1f kb/s", bytes, kbps);
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