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Ben Cantrick
  Date: 2006-11-03 15:32
  Subject:   Y2k bug? What y2k bug??
  Mood:born in 75, you do the math...
  Music:MC Plus+ - Computa Science 4 Life

// The leap-year prediction algorithm here is incorrect for the year 2100.
// If I'm still alive when that becomes a problem, call me up and I promise I'll fix it for free. ;]

-From my current project's RealTimeClock.c
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  User: nickhalfasleep
  Date: 2006-11-03 22:52 (UTC)
  Subject:   You know what this means.
Sometime in 2100 someone is going to slot your read only construct and bug you about it.
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Ben Cantrick
  User: mackys
  Date: 2006-11-04 02:18 (UTC)
  Subject:   YES!!
Immortality! ;D
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  User: osmium_ocelot
  Date: 2006-11-04 02:28 (UTC)
  Subject:   (no subject)
You should also comment "If you're still using this code in 2100, either I did something very very right, or you're doing something very very wrong."
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Ben Cantrick
  User: mackys
  Date: 2006-11-04 02:29 (UTC)
  Subject:   As always...
I see no reason to assume that's an "either-or" situation!
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