[LEAPSECS] 2007-12-31 23:59:60 Z (sic)

Steve Allen sla at ucolick.org
Tue Jan 1 18:47:04 EST 2008

On Tue 2008-01-01T23:16:49 +0000, Tony Finch hath writ:

> http://kitenet.net/~joey/blog/entry/leap_second_mystery/

Yep, again.

Paraphrasing the intro in each edition of Bulletin C

To authorities responsible for the measurement and distribution of

Bulletin C is *not* a workable system, it's a 19th century scheme,
and the NTP servers of the world are hurting as a result.

Whether or not you want to keep leap seconds, please update this
scheme so that it conforms to 21st century notions of operational
with better availability than the hpiers.obspm.fr webserver and
verifiable and non-repudiable authoritative content.

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