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[SLUG] Re: Time Pedantry
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- Subject: [SLUG] Re: Time Pedantry
- From: Steve Allen <sla29970@xxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Wed, 7 Apr 2010 00:43:20 -0700 (PDT)
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On Apr 6, 7:38 pm, Robert Collins <robe...@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> "The range [0,60] seconds allows for positive or negative leap seconds.
> The formal definition of UTC does not permit double leap seconds, so all
> mention of double leap seconds has been removed, and the range shortened
> from the former [0,61] seconds seen in previous versions of POSIX.
but they still couldn't fix the Epoch Fail