[tz] Positive leap second on 2015-06-30.
tim at timtimeonline.com
Wed Jan 7 21:19:32 UTC 2015
This error was present in the leap-seconds.3629404800 file as provided by
NIST. I have copied Judah Levine on this message so that it might be fixed
in their next version.
On 7 January 2015 at 16:15, Denis Excoffier <iana at denis-excoffier.org>
> On 2015-01-06 21:22, Tim Parenti wrote:
> > +# Some systems implement leap seconds by amortizing the leap second
> > +# over the last few minutes of the day. The frequency of the local
> > +# clock is decreased (or increased) to realize the positive (or
> > +# negative) leap second. This method removes the time step described
> > +# above. Although the long-term behavior of the time scale is correct
> > +# in this case, this method introduces an error during the adjustment
> > +# period both in time and in frequency with respect to the official
> > +# defintion of UTC.
> Denis Excoffier.
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