[LEAPSECS] a modest proposal

John Cowan cowan at ccil.org
Sat Feb 9 23:58:58 EST 2008

Steve Allen scripsit:

> Can we identify and enumerate them?

Probably not, but we can characterize them: viz. Windows systems. Windows
does not use zoneinfo, nor is it (in the ordinary sense) Posix compliant.

If you use the term "modest proposal", you have to expect that you will
be seen as a satirist: see http://art-bin.com/art/omodest.html .

As we all know, civil libertarians are not John Cowan
the friskiest group around -- comes from cowan at ccil.org
forever being on the qui vive for the sound http://www.ccil.org/~cowan
of jack-booted fascism coming down the pike. --Molly Ivins

More information about the LEAPSECS mailing list