F-ckin Leap Seconds, how do they work?
gbonser at seven.com
Sun Jul 1 16:44:43 UTC 2012
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Roy
> Sent: Saturday, June 30, 2012 10:03 PM
> To: nanog at nanog.org
> Subject: Re: F-ckin Leap Seconds, how do they work?
> Talk about people not testing things, leap seconds have been around
> since 1961. There have been nine leap seconds in the last twenty
> years. Any system that can't handle a leap second is seriously flawed.
Roy, this was a problem in only certain kernel versions. Unfortunately the range of versions affected are pretty widely deployed right now. Earlier and later versions did not have the problem.
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