Some articles on style unix clock, unix:
... Commonly a Mills-style Unix clock is implemented with leap second handling not synchronous with the change of the Unix time number ... leap second non-synchronous Mills-style Unix clock across midnight when a UTC leap second is inserted on 1 January 1999 TAI (1 January 1999) UTC (31 December 1998 to 1 ... In this type of system the Unix time number violates POSIX around both types of leap second ...
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“We are hardly ever grateful for a fine clock or watch when it goes right, and we pay attention to it only when it falters, for then we are caught by surprise. It ought to be the other way about.”
—Philip Dormer Stanhope, 4th Earl Chesterfield (16941773)
“His style is chaos illumined by flashes of lightning. As a writer he has mastered everything except language.”
—Oscar Wilde (18541900)