[tz] Positive leap second on 2015-06-30.

Judah Levine Judah.Levine at nist.gov
Fri Feb 6 16:12:41 UTC 2015

    The changes have been applied to the leap second file on the two 
primary control servers:

utcnist (
utcnist2 (

The updated files will be pushed out to the other NIST servers in the 
next few weeks.

Best wishes,

Judah Levine
Time and Frequency Division
NIST Boulder

On 1/30/2015 7:50 PM, Paul Eggert wrote:
> Levine, Judah Dr. wrote:
>> It is a significant job to make and document the change and to push 
>> it out to all of our servers, so I probably won't correct the error 
>> for now.
> When you fix those trivial typos, could you please also remove 
> trailing spaces from the following three lines in leap-seconds.list?  
> I found them with the shell command "grep -n '[[:space:]]$' 
> leap-seconds.list | sed 's/$/$/'".
> 134:#    above. Although the long-term behavior of the time scale is 
> correct $
> 135:#    in this case, this method introduces an error during the 
> adjustment $
> 136:#    period both in time and in frequency with respect to the 
> official $
> It's a small thing, but the trailing white space does complicate tz 
> maintenance slightly, particularly now that the popular Git version 
> control system flags them.  E.g., please see:
> https://github.com/eggert/tz/commit/525886015de772fa5a9861ac33b170c3bcadd411 
> http://mm.icann.org/pipermail/tz/2015-January/021977.html
> http://mm.icann.org/pipermail/tz/2015-January/021988.html
> Thanks.

Judah Levine
Time and Frequency Division
NIST Boulder

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