[LEAPSECS] What's the point?

Mark Calabretta mcalabre at atnf.csiro.au
Thu Feb 10 19:03:41 EST 2011

On Thu 2011/02/10 10:30:42 -0000, Tony Finch wrote
in a message to: Leap Second Discussion List <leapsecs at leapsecond.com>

>> Currently the main chaotic element of timezones is concerned with

>> the start and end date of DST. The chaos is restricted to two

>> periods, sometime in autumn and spring, and it only amounts to one

>> hour to and fro.


>No, the main chaotic element is that the rules keep changing.

Yep, the rules for when DST starts and ends. Like I said.

Mark Calabretta

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