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Posted Jul 4, 2012 18:49 UTC (Wed) by kleptog (subscriber, #1183)
$ TZ="right/UTC" date ; TZ="posix/UTC" date
Wed Jul 4 18:26:24 UTC 2012
Wed Jul 4 18:26:49 UTC 2012
Posted Jul 4, 2012 19:38 UTC (Wed) by lindi (subscriber, #53135)
tai.c - why return t + 10?
Posted Jul 6, 2012 4:48 UTC (Fri) by pr1268 (subscriber, #24648)
Why return t + 10;?
I'm also curious about the curl braces creating a new scope but no if() / do / while() code.
I'm not trying to be critical; just a little curious...
Posted Jul 6, 2012 5:43 UTC (Fri) by lindi (subscriber, #53135)
The new block was just for clarity.
why t + 10?
Posted Jul 8, 2012 1:53 UTC (Sun) by pr1268 (subscriber, #24648)
I was then going to ask why add ten seconds, but then I found out what the ten seconds were about (scroll down to the image titled "Time scales since the cesium atomic frequency standard").
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