Re: a system that fails spectacularly

2005-12-08 Thread Randy Kaelber
be blissfully ignorant of the leap seconds issue, too! -- Randy Kaelber[EMAIL PROTECTED] Scientific Software Engineer Mars Space Flight Facility, Department of Geological Sciences Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, USA

Re: Comments on Civil Time decision tree

2005-09-26 Thread Randy Kaelber
was when mundane earthbound things conflicted (It's 4 am, but I don't want to eat at Denny's and I really need to get to the bank.) with their Martian schedule. Astronauts on Mars would not have that problem. :-) -- Randy Kaelber[EMAIL PROTECTED] Scientific

Re: Comments on Civil Time decision tree

2005-09-26 Thread Randy Kaelber
On Tue, Sep 27, 2005 at 01:13:18AM +0200, Poul-Henning Kamp wrote: In message [EMAIL PROTECTED], Randy Kaelber writes: As an aside, most of the people who were/are on Mars Rover teams that I talked to really liked the extra 30+ minutes a day. The only thing they didn't like was when mundane