08 Feb 2012

Y2K38 Problem | Y2K Problem Was Old!

There's yet another big problem! Its Y2k38 Problem!!! Check this out, as this explains it all:
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7 years ago
Moved the post to a new thread. Boy! Is that a real problem?
7 years ago
The_Big_K
Moved the post to a new thread. Boy! Is that a real problem?
Whaaat??? How can you say??? Most of the processors have their clocks running in 32 Bit mode!!! 😲

PS: My 5000th Post! 😀
Tanu Pawar

Tanu Pawar

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7 years ago
Seriously we are goona face big problem....if we continue to use 32 bit....so now a days
most operating systems designed to run on 64-bit hardware already use signed 64-bit time_t integers, effectively eliminating the Year 2038 problem in any software that has been developed to use the extended format.

Using a signed 64-bit value introduces a new wraparound date that is over twenty times greater than the theorized age of the universe: approximately 292 billion years from now, at 15:30:08 on Sunday, 4 December 292,277,026,596.
born_star16

born_star16

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7 years ago
Thank god, I have 64 bit processor. 😛
7 years ago
born_star16
Thank god, I have 64 bit processor. 😛
Boss, the time is given by a 32 bit application time_t!!! That is still 32 bit!!! 😲
Harshad Italiya

Harshad Italiya

Electronics and Communication
7 years ago
Is there any solution for this problem?
7 years ago
Migrating to 64 Bit time_t...
born_star16

born_star16

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7 years ago
Praveen-Kumar
Boss, the time is given by a 32 bit application time_t!!! That is still 32 bit!!! 😲
Oh! missed again. Time to migrate. 😀
7 years ago
born_star16
Oh! missed again. Time to migrate. 😀
Ha ha!!! All the best!!! 😀 Soon!!! Just 26 years more!!! 😛

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