[LEAPSECS] The ends we seek

Mark Calabretta mcalabre at atnf.csiro.au
Fri Jan 20 20:36:16 EST 2012

On Fri 2012/01/20 07:50:47 -0000, "michael.deckers" wrote
in a message to: Leap Second Discussion List <leapsecs at leapsecond.com>

>> existence. Is it any wonder that leap seconds may not have been

>> implemented properly?

> Can you point us to an implementation that does it "properly"?

Try Tom's leapsecond.com, you can watch the next one in real time.
Only 161d 23h 23m 42s to go - tick, tick, tick,...

> Is the method used by SOFA and described in

> [http://www.iausofa.org/2010_1201_C/sofa/sofa_ts_c.pdf]

> such an implementation?

Yes, as shown by the example on p20.

Regards, Mark

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