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Handling the Leap Second – Linux

Leap Second

Last week I published a blog post titled “Are You Ready For the Leap Second?“, and by looking at the blog statistics I could tell that many of you read it, and that’s good, because you became aware of the risks that the leap second on June 30th, 2015 introduces. On the other hand, I…

Are you Ready for the Leap Second?

LeapSecond

If you’re not aware of what the leap second is look┬áinto it. The fact is, this year the last minute of June 30th will be one second longer and “June 30, 2015 23:59:60” will be a valid and correct time. There are a few issues that could be caused by the leap second, so I’ve…