[Swan-dev] WIP: supporting xfrm SA expire
antony at phenome.org
Wed Dec 1 21:49:25 EET 2021
On Sat, Nov 27, 2021 at 07:23:00PM -0500, Andrew Cagney wrote:
> One thing decide as group is how to represent big number (2^64) bytes
> packets, especially the default 2^64 will appear in "ipsec status:
> 18446744073709551615 look ugly:)
> There's readable_humber() but that would need work.
> Conversely is there something to convert things like 100gb back to bytes.
I added parser support, in my branch, for 100G to a number.
I think the parser only u32. So
I don't think parser support 18446744073709551615.
> and of course long after the code was written, the suffixes were standardised
> by IEC et.al. ('99) and we're now meant to use GiB et.al. https://
> en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Binary_prefix :-)
So far I have KMGTE. I will change change print KiB, GiB,... that is easy.
And may be add support for parsing 100GiB.
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