According to pdrolet @
>unsigned 32 bit number would provide EPOCH+136 years, (year 2106)
>It think Unix time() can still be reliable for a while...
You are not quite correct there - currently the type returned by the
unix time is a SIGNED integer. To make it anything else will mean a
rebuild of all sorts of things and will probably break some programs
that have made bad assumptions about what time_t really is.
Brett Lymn, Computer Systems Administrator, British Aerospace Australia
What do you get when you cross a cantaloup with a dog? Melancholy :-P