[LEAPSECS] Ghosts of Leap-seconds past and future

Tony Finch dot at dotat.at
Tue Dec 28 13:33:00 EST 2010

On 28 Dec 2010, at 16:27, Michael Deckers <michael.deckers at yahoo.com> wrote:


> [b] This proposal does not only change technicalities like

> the maximal difference |UTC - UT|, but it changes several

> other things (more important things, in my opinion). For

> instance, it removes the

> immediate availability of UT

> from the goals of UTC dissemination. Was anybody asked

> about this? Do most of the experts agree?

Do practical systems get DUT1 from time broadcasts or from files downloaded from the Internet?

f.anthony.n.finch <dot at dotat.at> http://dotat.at/
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