[time-nuts] FW: Bulletin C number 30
phk at phk.freebsd.dk
Tue Jul 5 15:14:41 EDT 2005
In message <188.8.131.52.0.20050705132358.03fa8218 at mjs.alientech.net>, Mike S writes
>Why do you refuse to recognize that eliminating leap seconds from
>UTC has huge costs to other organizations?
Where are these alleged costs documented ?
All I've seen yet is from various astronomers who have hedged their
bets with a "I want a brand new instrument" estimates...
And even adding all those guestimates up, I bet you that the DoD
will spend more time on personel this coming new years day than the
sum of your costs.
Get a grip on the scale of things, will ya ?
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