[erlang-bugs] leap-second-enabled FreeBSD doesn't work right with R12B4 erts/emulator/beam/erl_time_sup.c; correction patch included

Bjorn Gustavsson <>
Fri Oct 17 10:54:00 CEST 2008

On Sun, Sep 14, 2008 at 3:41 AM, Kenji Rikitake <>wrote:

> A patch to correct erlang:universaltime_to_localtime/1
> for FreeBSD running leap-second-enabled timezone
> by Kenji Rikitake <>
> 14-SEP-2008
> * Summary
> This patch fixes the time calculation problem of
> FreeBSD 6.x and 7.x, which has the internal leap-second
> correction enabled.
> This patch is tested with Erlang/OTP R12B-4 source distribution.

We will probably add the patch to R12B-5 with slight modifications.


Björn Gustavsson, Erlang/OTP, Ericsson AB
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