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Re: Leap second tonight
From: Leo Vegoda <leo.vegoda () icann org>
Date: Mon, 5 Jan 2009 09:52:54 -0800
On 05/01/2009 6:01, "Nick Hilliard" <nick () 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.