[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]
Re: Issue 3: (STANDARD_MEASURES)
to follow up on what Ted Hardie said:
> If the "per something" choice is the choice between metric and
> imperial units, we can say something like "registration units
> should be in metric units unless there is a strong tradition
> for the use of imperial units; in those cases, the registering
> party should indicate how to convert to metric units, including
> the rounding policy for applications which require integers".
> This puts the onus on the non-metric users, rather than the
> second user. This may be a better idea in any case.
Got it. Recognize SI units up front. Even before any features
are registered, there is a precedent regarding units.