Mark Atwood (fallenpegasus) wrote,
Mark Atwood

Tomorrow, on Sat Jan 10 05:37:04 2004, local time (PST), the UNIX timebase will be exactly 2 to the 30th, exactly "halfway" to the "UNIX time rollover catastrophe".

You can run echo $((1073741824 - $(date +%s))) at a UNIX shell prompt to watch it count down.

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