F-ckin Leap Seconds, how do they work?
dot at dotat.at
Tue Jul 3 11:02:58 UTC 2012
Jimmy Hess <mysidia at gmail.com> wrote:
> Someone should write a dastardly system clock daemon to cause the
> insertion of frequent spurious positive leap seconds, followed by the
> spurious insertion of negative leap seconds.
> For testing purposes... any application which crashes under such a
> test, should be repaired or not used in any critical capacity
For testing applications you can try libfaketime. Testing systems is a bit
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