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Tony Finch dot at dotat.at
Thu May 21 09:44:15 EDT 2015

Eric R. Smith <ersmith at hfx.eastlink.ca> wrote:
> it would follow that a POSIX compliant system has to know how many days
> have elapsed since the epoch, i.e. it needs to have some kind of access
> to the sky.

Only to the extent that its owners want it to know the correct time.

f.anthony.n.finch  <dot at dotat.at>  http://dotat.at/
Tyne, Dogger, Fisher: West or southwest 4 or 5, occasionally 6 later. Slight
or moderate. Occasional rain. Moderate or good.

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