transmission-qt uses base-10 file sizes, while other Qt applications use base-2 sizes

Bug #1755405 reported by Paul on 2018-03-13
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Bug Description

Some time ago, Gnome made the dubious policy decision to copy Apple and use base-10 file sizes. However, Qt/KDE applications as a rule use traditional base-2 file sizes. For consistency, transmission-qt should likewise use base-2 file sizes.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 18.04
Package: transmission-qt 2.92-3ubuntu2
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 4.15.0-10.11-generic 4.15.3
Uname: Linux 4.15.0-10-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 2.20.8-0ubuntu10
Architecture: amd64
CurrentDesktop: KDE
Date: Tue Mar 13 19:28:21 2018
InstallationDate: Installed on 2018-03-12 (1 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Kubuntu 18.04 LTS "Bionic Beaver" - Alpha amd64 (20180310)
SourcePackage: transmission
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

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