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Re: [Bug-wget] --bit option name

From: Tim Ruehsen
Subject: Re: [Bug-wget] --bit option name
Date: Wed, 6 Jun 2012 15:08:37 +0200
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Hi Guiseppe,

please consider Hrvoje's and mine last mails about --report-speed.

Am Wednesday 06 June 2012 schrieb Giuseppe Scrivano:
> Hi Hrvoje,
> Hrvoje Niksic <address@hidden> writes:
> > I'd like to suggest that the new --bit option be named --bps instead.
> > The use case for this option is reporting of download speed in [gmk]bps,
> > not expressing all quantities in bits.  Besides, the word "bit" has
> > other meanings (small piece), while "bps" is quite recognizable to the
> > target audience for the option.
> Yes, it is right time to do it, before we have a release using that
> name.  I have just pushed a patch which replaces --bits to --report-bps
> as suggested by Tim.
> Thanks!
> Giuseppe


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