|go ahead... be a heretic|
My experience says that leap seconds do not impact epoch time ... And, when you think about it, they can't.
You missed the point. I was not describing a problem with epoch times per se; but rather my method of deriving them.
The loop relies upon hitting every minute so as to ensure it will terminate. When the required minute is reached.
With the rise and rise of 'Social' network sites: 'Computers are making people easier to use everyday'
Examine what is said, not who speaks -- Silence betokens consent -- Love the truth but pardon error.
"Science is about questioning the status quo. Questioning authority". The enemy of (IT) success is complexity.
In the absence of evidence, opinion is indistinguishable from prejudice.