32 bit time_t

Gary E. Miller gem at rellim.com
Tue Apr 18 22:47:34 UTC 2017

Yo Eric!

> The integral part of timespec is time_t which has been 64-bit *even
> on 32-bit Linuxes* for, what is it, close to 20 years now?   

13 May 2014, here is the patch set:


"This patchset change default time_t and clock_t to 64 bit in
include/uapi/asm-generic/posix_types.h. The existing 32 bit
architectures override these define to 32 bit in arch posix_types.h."

So not all arch's went to 64 bit at that time.

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