Re: [LEAPSECS] Precise time over time

From: Poul-Henning Kamp <>
Date: Thu, 11 Aug 2005 20:51:25 +0200

In message <>, Rob Seaman writes:
>On Aug 11, 2005, at 9:51 AM, Poul-Henning Kamp wrote:

>A hurried solution that ignores pertinent input is extremely unlikely
>to prove acceptable.

I've asked now twice, and I guess that I should get the clue from
your continued non-response, but I would prefer a completely
straight answer from you:

Will you support a proposal that keeps leap-second (or -minutes),
but mandates that they be determined 40 or 50 years in advance ?

If you do, will you help write it ?

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