10 Reasons We Need Java 3.0
Subject:   log() -> ln() sounds reasonable to many probrammers
Date:   2002-08-11 16:39:59
From:   bezdar
Response to: Leave log() as log()

However for many software developers log() sounds more like log_10 and ln sounds more like log_e !
BTW it has long been printed on the pocket calculators that way!