Category Archives: time

FIN_WAIT_2 Timer, ~ and other assorted timers

Just viewing Proving It’s Not the Network with Path Analysis and thought, BEFORE watching this video, Ill check extactly what is currently connected to this laptop using netstat -a, which provided some info. Often have 30 to 50 tabbed pages … Continue reading

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Unix Time

[From Wikipedia; http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Unix_Epoch] Unix time, or POSIX time, is a system for describing points in time, defined as the number of seconds elapsed since midnight Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) of January 1, 1970, not counting leap seconds. It is used … Continue reading

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Calendar Start Date

Modem / Router – Have a ‘calendar-start-date’ (Jan 1 1970) CONCEPT: ‘Date-Handling’ EXTENDED: date handling on machines in the world today QUOTE: [From url; http://www.2038bug.com/] “Most programs work out their dates from a perpetual second counter – 86400 seconds per … Continue reading

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