[time-nuts] windows and leap seconds
celephicus at gmail.com
Wed Jun 24 22:43:11 UTC 2015
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Wasn't the leap second publicised 6 months in advance?
Tom Harris <celephicus at gmail.com>
On 25 June 2015 at 02:24, David J Taylor <david-taylor at blueyonder.co.uk>
> From: Jim Lux
> basically: ignore the leap second, so your computer is "fast" relative
> to UTC, and next time you resynchronize time it adjusts
> Windows, these days, runs NTP
> for more info
> .. although the NTP run by default meets few of the standard NTP
> functions, as provided by the Meinberg NTP port, which includes smooth
> leap-second handling.
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