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LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 16, 2013
A look at the PyPy 2.0 release
PostgreSQL 9.3 beta: Federated databases and more
LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 9, 2013
(Nearly) full tickless operation in 3.10
Except there was a leap second in December 2008, so there's more to it than that.
Leap seconds & the kernel
Posted Jul 1, 2012 20:31 UTC (Sun) by Cyberax (✭ supporter ✭, #52523)
Well, at least we're safe for 3-4 more years.
Posted Jul 1, 2012 20:55 UTC (Sun) by theophrastus (guest, #80847)
Posted Jul 1, 2012 21:09 UTC (Sun) by Cyberax (✭ supporter ✭, #52523)
Posted Jul 1, 2012 22:03 UTC (Sun) by alankila (subscriber, #47141)
The freakish thing was that just restarting the affected program did not fix it. I'm still waiting for the full LWN exposé of this particular issue...
Posted Jul 2, 2012 8:54 UTC (Mon) by Cyberax (✭ supporter ✭, #52523)
Oh well, I guess I'll wait 4 more years to see if it's fixed by that time :)
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