[ntp:questions] Leap second functional question

David Woolley david at ex.djwhome.demon.co.uk.invalid
Thu Feb 21 22:49:03 UTC 2008


Danny Mayer wrote:
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> That comment is wrong. IIRC it can nominally be set at the last day of 

The comment matches the code, which should be the most recent released 
version.  Someone has already said that it is a known bug, and I think 
they said it is fixed in the development version.

> any month. The norm is the last day of June or December and in practice 
> has been only the last day of December. Notice that the code does not 
> allow a leap second in February which only has 28 or 29 (this year) days 
> in the month. Either this is a bug or it's already been fixed.




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