[LEAPSECS] Instant (86400 second Java class) [was Java:ThreeTen/JSR-310]
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Mon Jan 31 11:46:08 EST 2011
On Sun, 30 Jan 2011, Stephen Colebourne wrote:
> The idea that midday or midnight would cease to have the same meaning to
> an average person is horrid and I would suggest something that some
> politicians would get very worked up about.
> In other words, I flat out don't believe that the tinkering with time
> would stop simply because leap-seconds were stopped.
Remember that the politicians already have a mechanism to adjust their
local time to match the hours of daylight to their satisfaction. Time
zones are not going away.
f.anthony.n.finch <dot at dotat.at> http://dotat.at/
HUMBER THAMES DOVER WIGHT PORTLAND: NORTH BACKING WEST OR NORTHWEST, 5 TO 7,
DECREASING 4 OR 5, OCCASIONALLY 6 LATER IN HUMBER AND THAMES. MODERATE OR
ROUGH. RAIN THEN FAIR. GOOD.
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