Become a fan of Slashdot on Facebook


Forgot your password?

US DoD Poll On Leap Seconds 314

@10u8 writes "For time scales to leap, or not to leap, has been the question here before. The ITU-R will be considering leap seconds again in a few weeks. This week the USNO posted a survey about leap seconds by the US DoD. The issue has civil implications as well as technical ones, and there is a demonstrated way to respect the history, remove leaps from navigation and POSIX time, yet keep the sun overhead at noon."

Slashdot Top Deals

Is a computer language with goto's totally Wirth-less?