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Oh bollocks, just as I 15.11.2001

Oh bollocks, just as I was getting used to giga- and terabytes, they come along with new and forgetable units and names. It seems that kilo-, mega- and gigabytes are the evil decimal siblings of the benign binarys. Read more at The Register.

Written while listening to the whirring of my resurrected harddisk. Nearly crapped myself when it wouldn't boot, and making very odd noises as an encore. My good friend Norton and I struggled with it for three hours - rebuilding directories and catalogues - but now it is happy again [with all data intact], and so am I.

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