File Suffix

Paul Looney support at ahsomme.com
Sun Jan 23 02:17:51 EST 2011


Cal,
Another consideration:
Three characters allows for approximately 17,576 combinations  
(26*26*26).
Apple's App Store alone already has over 300,000 apps, and growing.
Three characters might have been enough in 1970 but not today.
Paul Looney

On Jan 22, 2011, at 8:08 PM, Ken Ray wrote:

>> O.K. Ken, given that there are companies in our business that have  
>> used more
>> than a three char suffix. That still doesn't make it right.
>
> Sorry, Cal, I'm just not seeing the big deal with "greater than 3  
> character"
> file extensions... but maybe it's just me...
>
> Ken Ray
> Sons of Thunder Software, Inc.
> Email: kray at sonsothunder.com
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