> > This is hopefully going to be software selectable. Even only 2-4 bits may
> > enough for seti work. But we may as well allow people up to 16 bits as a
> > software setting, since the soundcards support it. And then we will allow
> Then people will play the numbers game and always select 16 bits, because
> think it is somehow better. People are always trying to find one single
> figure of merit, rather than trying to understand the true mechanics of
> the operation.