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Very informative article. I've only ever run up against this issue when dealing with age, funny enough. It does seem like a hard problem, but I think I fall with him on the "start doing it right" side. Time stuff has to change by 2038 anyways...



It already did.

sizeof(time_t) == 8 on my machine.

I doubt there will be that many 32bit machines in operation in 2038.


Not by that much. We'll just be using 64 bit.




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