[zfs-discuss] RAIDZ-2 disk space

Gordan Bobic gordan.bobic at gmail.com
Sun Apr 8 04:51:12 EDT 2018


On Sun, 8 Apr 2018, 00:12 Klaus Hartnegg via zfs-discuss, <
zfs-discuss at list.zfsonlinux.org> wrote:

>
> Harddisk manufacturers have always correctly used base 10. There is a
> myth that they switched from base 2 to 10, but that is not true.
>

It only looks like they switched because every time we go up 3 orders of
magnitude in capacity, the discrepancy increases by a further 2.4%.

https://xkcd.com/394/

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