By: SUSE

December 9, 2016 1:01 pm

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2016 Leap Second in SUSE Linux Enterprise

The next positive leap second, announced in July, is just a few weeks away. On that occasion SUSE Labs reviewed the readiness status for this event. There is nothing new since June 2015, with the notable exception of SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 Service Pack 2 release, which is unaffected by all known defects in […]

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By: Bryan Lunduke

March 4, 2015 2:57 pm

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The 2015 Leap Second: What You Should Know

Keeping time is a tricky business -- especially when we’re talking about keeping time at a high precision level. Every so often our clocks, which tend to follow Coordinated Universal Time, get a little out of sync with the Mean Solar Time.  When this happens, we Earthlings utilize a rather ingenious concept we […]

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