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Re: Universal time makes me sad
- To: firstname.lastname@example.org (Russell Owen)
- Subject: Re: Universal time makes me sad
- From: email@example.com (Bill St. Clair)
- Date: Mon, 8 Feb 1993 16:38:29 -0600
- Cc: info-mcl
> I am still Lisping and life if pretty grand, however I have some very
>strange behaviour in my program having to do with converting universal
>time into seconds, minutes, hours etc. I have written a program which
>demonstrates this problem. I hope someone can either point out the
>error I am making or patch the interpreter.
The problem is that ENCODE-UNIVERSAL-TIME as patched by "mcl2.0p1.fasl"
forgot to initialize the longDateRec.era slot before calling #_LongDate2Secs.
Yours is the second report of this bug today. If you want a patch, ask for
"encode-time-patch". This patch will be part of patch 3 for MCL 2.0.