[LEAPSECS] What's the point?

Mark Calabretta mcalabre at atnf.csiro.au
Thu Feb 10 19:22:41 EST 2011

On Fri 2011/02/11 02:14:11 +0200, Paul Sheer wrote
in a message to: Leap Second Discussion List <leapsecs at leapsecond.com>

>Why is because there is a semi-infinite number of existing

>lines of code, right now in use, that calculate the day from

>the second and visa-versa using,


> d = t / 86400

> t = d * 86400

And this code is going to be running 10000+ years from now?

Mark Calabretta

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