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Date:      Fri, 18 Jul 1997 01:10:00 -0700 (PDT)
From:      Doug White <dwhite@gdi.uoregon.edu>
To:        Dan Welch <WELCHDW@wofford.edu>
Cc:        QUESTIONS@FreeBSD.ORG
Subject:   Re: Year 2000 compliancy
Message-ID:  <Pine.BSF.3.96.970718010951.549D-100000@localhost>
In-Reply-To: <970715203700.24408cb0@wofford.edu>

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On Tue, 15 Jul 1997, Dan Welch wrote:

> I'm trying to reason the roll-over year from what you said:
>     unsigned:  2^32 seconds = 136 years ==> 2106
>     signed:    2^31 seconds =  68 years ==> 2038
> I can get your number with 2^30.5 I think, but that makes no sense.
> 
> So how did you get year 2018?

Brain failure.

Doug White                              | University of Oregon  
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