[LEAPSECS] Lets get REAL about time.
Clive D.W. Feather
clive at davros.org
Fri Jan 27 05:50:22 EST 2012
Stephen Colebourne said:
> Interestingly, in JSR-310 I may end up representing a date as a packed
> form of day-of-month (5 bits) and epoch-months (59 bits). Month
> calculations are then easy.
Oh? When is a month from Monday coming? What day is 4 months after the last
day of next month? What about the antepenultimate day of next month?
Explain your working in each case.
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