[tz] zoneinfo vs zoneinfo-leaps

Random832 random832 at fastmail.com
Tue Nov 17 04:20:28 UTC 2015

Bradley White <bww at acm.org> writes:
> Because ...
> You also need the leap records to determine the magnitude of the
> tm_sec field during leaps (see the "hit" variable, which probably
> shouldn't be a bool BTW).

I think the question was the opposite - not why the leap records exist,
but why they're not the _only_ difference between a leap tzfile and a
non-leap one.

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