[LEAPSECS] Longer horizon

Warner Losh imp at bsdimp.com
Tue Jul 10 10:09:51 EDT 2012

On Jul 10, 2012, at 7:12 AM, Daniel R. Tobias wrote:

> On 9 Jul 2012 at 14:31, Warner Losh wrote:


>> First, the current "right" database can't be updated in place:

>> you have to restart.


> M$ Windows people are used to constantly having to restart their

> systems at the most trivial updates... *Nix folks are spoiled!

I think that you've got it backwards. M$ developers have been spoiled that the don't have to tackle the hard problem of not forcing a restart. Forced restarts kill your '9's of uptime.


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