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Re: Quota draft issues from Atlanta WG mtg.

From: Lisa Dusseault <lisa@xythos.com>
Date: Tue, 3 Dec 2002 13:48:43 -0800
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Current plan: I'll change it to octets.  I had a hard time determining
consensus on this one given the reaction at the in-person meeting.

lisa

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Edgar@EdgarSchwarz.de [mailto:Edgar@EdgarSchwarz.de]
> Sent: Tuesday, December 03, 2002 1:44 PM
> To: w3c-dist-auth@w3.org
> Cc: Edgar@EdgarSchwarz.de
> Subject: Re (2): Quota draft issues from Atlanta WG mtg.
> 
> 
> Jim Luther <luther.j@apple.com> wrote:
> > I'd be very surprised if anyone has shipped an implementation using
the
> > "*-bytes" property names yet (I know Apple hasn't because we're
waiting
> > for a consensus on the issues), so this is probably the best time to
> > make a name change.
> I agree. At first I wondered about the discussion. For me a byte had 8
> bits.
> But octets avoids all discussions how many bits it has. So now would
be
> the
> time to change.
> 
> Cheers, Edgar
> 
> P.S. I didn't get any reaction on some earlier posts. But I guess
silence
> means disagreement :-), so it's ok.
> 
> 
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