[CentOS] leap second

Mon Jul 2 16:24:11 UTC 2012
Stephen Harris <lists at spuddy.org>

On Mon, Jul 02, 2012 at 11:09:41AM -0500, Les Mikesell wrote:
> I'm sort of curious about how a bug of this magnitude slips through
> the QA process (into java and RHEL, not CentOS).  With all the furor
> about y2k, did no one even bother to simulate a leap second ahead of
> the real occurrence?

The kernel bug is a race condition; simulations may not have detected