[time-nuts] Leap second to be introduced at midnight UTC December 31 this year

Hal Murray hmurray at megapathdsl.net
Tue Jul 19 01:51:34 EDT 2016

michael.cook at sfr.fr said:
> The relevant NTP leap-seconds-list file can be downloaded with anonymous ftp
> from the pub directory at time.nist.gov.  (The leap-seconds-list file is a
> symbolic link to the data file leap-seconds.3676924800 in the same
> directory. ) 

The NIST servers at that "host" don't work very well for FTP.  That host name 
rotates across their NTP servers and a lot of those sites don't have a FTP 
server on that machine.

Some of the sites work.

The IETF has a copy, but it hasn't been updated yet.

USNO has a similar version:
Sometimes it doesn't work.  ??

Meinberg has a version:

These are my opinions.  I hate spam.

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