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Re: hard crash on leap second

* Ron Johnson <ron.l.johnson@cox.net> [2008 Dec 31 19:13 -0600]:
> On 12/31/08 18:49, Justin Piszcz wrote:
> [snip]
>> System Events
>> =-=-=-=-=-=-=
>> Dec 31 18:59:59 p34 kernel: [38776.165550] Clock: inserting leap second 
>> 23:59:60 UTC
> Why don't I see this in my syslog or dmesg?

Dunno.  It's in this machine's syslog.  Do you have NTP running as a

After the insertion this machine was in lock-step with WWV on 2.5 MHz
while my LaCrosse "atomic" clock took 8 or 9 minutes to resync with
WWVB and was one second "fast".


- Nate >>


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