It's the temporal time shift function of Stuffit 10.0. While the process takes that long, the computer is constantly transported back in time so it seems like it only takes seconds. Now if they could get that technology to work for the DMV. ; ) John On Dec 5, 2005, at 5:25 PM, alexandre wrote: > > On 5 Dec 2005, at 15:27, Dr Trevor J. Hutley wrote: > >> >> I was just expanding an archive (.sitx) using StuffitExpander 10, >> and it showed: >> >> >> Time Remaining: 2 023 406 814 hours. >> >> >> Now 2 billion hours is close to 250 million years. >> >> Where could OSX or Stuffit have derived this estimate from ?? >> >> The expansion actually took about 1 minute (22 Mb). >> >> Just thought I would share with you folks for amusement value ! >> > > yeah, happened to me too with a 20-25mb file! i tried to repeat the > process to take a screenshot, but it didn't happen again… > > alexandre > :: 17" 1.5ghz powerbook / 1.5gb / 80gb / X.4.3 :: > > > > _______________________________________________ > Titanium mailing list > Titanium at listserver.themacintoshguy.com > http://listserver.themacintoshguy.com/mailman/listinfo/titanium > > Listmom is trying to clean out his closets! Vintage Mac and random > stuff: > http://search.ebay.com/_W0QQsassZmacguy1984 -- My dog is very obedient, he does what he is bid. A sign said 'wet paint', and that's just what he did.