F-ckin Leap Seconds, how do they work?

Peter Kristolaitis alter3d at alter3d.ca
Thu Jul 5 00:06:31 CDT 2012


On 7/5/2012 12:47 AM, Roy wrote:
> Rather than discussing the pros and cons of UTC and leap seconds, just 
> create your own time system.
>
> You could call it OpenTime.  OpenTime will use NTP servers where the 
> Stratum 1 servers are synced to some time standard that doesn't care 
> about leap seconds.  That way the consumer can chose to connect his 
> machines to UTC or OpenTime.
>

Oblig:  http://xkcd.com/927/

- Pete


-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: smime.p7s
Type: application/pkcs7-signature
Size: 4431 bytes
Desc: S/MIME Cryptographic Signature
URL: <http://mailman.nanog.org/pipermail/nanog/attachments/20120705/f9b5d297/attachment.bin>


More information about the NANOG mailing list