[LEAPSECS] Bulletin C and all that

Tony Finch dot at dotat.at
Tue Jan 27 05:46:00 EST 2015

Brooks Harris <brooks at edlmax.com> wrote:
> Agreed. Its really easier to implement "end of (any) month". Checking for June
> and December just risks bugs and is not comprehensive anyway.

But there have been real bugs due to leap indicators remaining set too
long, leading to bogus leaps at the end of July. So in practice there is
less risk in allowing leaps only in June and December.

f.anthony.n.finch  <dot at dotat.at>  http://dotat.at/
Rockall, Malin, Hebrides, Bailey: Southwest 5 to 7, occasionally gale 8,
veering west 7 to severe gale 9, perhaps storm 10 in Rockall and Bailey later.
Very rough becoming high, occasionally very high in Rockall and Bailey later.
Rain, then squally wintry showers. Moderate or poor, occasionally good.

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