[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] doc/faq: replace "Mo" with Bytes

Nicolas George george at nsup.org
Mon Sep 18 19:57:11 EEST 2017

Le jour du Génie, an CCXXV, Werner Robitza a écrit :
> Hum, okay. Didn't think this was a conscious decision. I frequently
> see speakers of French using "Mo" without knowing that (most of) the
> rest of the world barely has an idea what this is. And I do understand
> that octets are used in networking and RFCs – but then as "octet" –,
> and that you may want to avoid ambiguity.

I would not mind a patch that expands Mo into mega-octet.

Nor a patch to replace all occurrences of byte, for that matter.

Case in point: the Vim spell file for English knows mega-octet.
(Hum, not sure if it knows it or mega and octet separately.)


  Nicolas George
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