[LEAPSECS] Cost: getting rid of GMT & discontinuing leap seconds

Nero Imhard nimh at pipe.nl
Mon Oct 25 10:36:43 EDT 2010

Warner Losh wrote:

> UTC is the only game in town. It is the legal time everywhere, for

> all practical purposes[*].

Do you really consider it reasonable to change the definition to which the
law refers? When complying with the law proves too cumbersome, shouldn't
legislators consider a change in the relevant law?

UTC may (or may not) be the only game in town, but there's no ban on new
games whatsoever.


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