Leap second tonight

Leo Vegoda leo.vegoda at icann.org
Mon Jan 5 17:52:54 UTC 2009

On 05/01/2009 6:01, "Nick Hilliard" <nick at foobar.org> wrote:


> But seriously.  Leap seconds occur every couple of years, either on July
> 30th and Dec 31.  Sometimes both.  And sometimes every consecutive year for
> a couple of years on the run.

It's theoretically possible for leap seconds to be introduced at the end of
March and September. It's never happened but it might, so I suppose software
should allow for the possibility.



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