Steven Hanley sjh at wibble.net
Tue Aug 28 22:37:12 EST 2001

On Tue, Aug 28, 2001 at 10:21:13PM +1000, Martijn van Oosterhout wrote:
> I don't know if anybody noticed but the unix timestamp just wandered past 3
> 9's.

and of course (from an email I got at work last week)

***  1:46:40am (GMT) on the 9 September 2001  ***
According to the Unix clock, time started at midnight on the 1 January
1970 and has been counted in seconds ever since.  At the above instant
next month, the time will click over from 999,999,999 to 1,000,000,000.
Shouldn't cause any date/time related problems with code ... but worth

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