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Re: [ProgSoc] Re: erm, question...
On Sat, Sep 16, 2000 at 05:41:49PM +1100, Matt wrote:
> well the time used on unix systems is actually derived from UTC (a
> standard in its own right). unix isnt the only thing that uses zero
> seconds at thursday 1st jan 1970 00:00:00.
I thought UTC was the American inability to recognise that somewhere
in Europe was actually significant in the history of the world
(I still call it GMT). As for who first started using 1970, that
is indeed a good question...
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