[ubuntu-uk] February 13th timestamp

Alan Pope alan at popey.com
Fri Feb 13 10:47:03 GMT 2009


2009/2/13 James Thomas <selinium at googlemail.com>:
> Quote from www.2038bug.com :-
>
> February 2009: We will soon be approaching Feb 13 2009 23:31:30 GMT. This is
> the date when the Unix time is 1234567890 seconds. Are there virus authors
> that have used this date for activation? Let's wait and see.
>

What a bizzare bit of wild speculation!

How about "Are there any aeroplanes that use this as a fuel-dump flag"
or "are there any nuclear reactors that use this as a 'vent coolant'
marker".

Odd.

Cheers,
Al.



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