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Re: Suddenly, my debian mirror timestamps out by 1 minute

Philippe Troin <phil@fifi.org> writes:

> You probably have upgraded the timezone package.
> This nice package has offset the PST timezone by one minute, and you probably had (like me) your clock set to GMT.

The change wasn't arbitrary, btw.  The timezone package used to come
with POSIX timezone files and now comes with right timezone files.
The difference is the right ones make corrections for leap seconds,
and the POSIX ones don't.

There's currently some discussion on debian-devel as to which one is


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