[LEAPSECS] Hetzner mail to customers: 1 megawatt more power due to leap second

mike cook michael.cook at sfr.fr
Thu Jul 5 07:42:40 EDT 2012

Le 05/07/2012 13:17, Carlos Alberto Lopez Perez a écrit :


> The reason for this huge surge is the additional switched leap second

> which can lead to permanent CPU load on Linux servers.


Somewhat disingenuous. The statement should read :
.....can lead to permanent CPU load on badly maintained Linux servers.

as the bug was known and corrections were available for some time.

Les chiens aboyent, et la caravane passe

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