On Jan 6, 2007, at 08:35, M. Warner Losh wrote:
So for the foreseeable future, timestamps in OSes will be a count of seconds and a fractional second part. That's not going to change anytime soon even with faster machines, more memory, etc. Too many transaction processing applications demand maximum speed.
That's sensible for a simple timestamp, but trying to squeeze in a leap-second table probably isn't such a good idea. -- Ashley Yakeley