Re: hexadecimal notation in non-Western languages

From: Richard Wordingham (
Date: Wed Feb 15 2006 - 19:39:08 CST

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    Kit Peters asked:

    > Does anybody use hexadecimal, or other non-base-10, notation in anything
    > besides Western characters?

    Is the Babylonian positional sexagesimal system the sort of thing you're
    looking for? That may be too mundane; it's not so far from the system we
    still use for time (hours, minutes, seconds).

    Are you interested in personal localisations - they probably exist!


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