On Monday 02 July 2001 21:32, scott [gts] wrote:

> probably becuase time() is seconds since 1970, and as
> far as i understand, once it gets over 999,999,999
> it will not work correctly becuase it will roll over
> (similar to the Y2k bug) and become 000,000,000

Typically the limit is 2^31 seconds (a 32Bit signed number) on 32Bit 
machines (which I assume is used here). So the Y2k equivalent for Unix 
time() is around mid-2038.

Christian Reiniger
LGDC Webmaster (http://lgdc.sunsite.dk/)


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