Geeks celebrate RISC OS time epochPublished: 20th Nov 2008, 12:12:51 | Permalink | Printable
Clock-watching nerds rejoiced this week as all modern ROS machines reached a mildly baffling milestone. The OS keeps track of the current time by storing it as the number of one hundredths of a second elapsed since midnight January 1, 1900 - and this figure ticked over to 0x5000000000 in the early hours of Tuesday, provoking excitement among some.
Click here to visit this news quickie
Previous: EeePCs and RPCEmu at ROUGOL
Next: Language support module Iconv updated
DiscussionViewing threaded comments | View comments unthreaded, listed by date | Skip to the end
Please login before posting a comment. Use the form on the right to do so or create a free account.