ISSUE-87: Leap seconds

Leap seconds

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Addison Phillips
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There is a note disallowing the representation of leap seconds. This poses a potential problem for applications sensitive to leap seconds. Should the values be allowed, even if later processing does not deal with it?
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[aphillip]: accepted for HTML5 LC

27 Jul 2011, 16:25:28

bug 16958

Addison Phillips, 7 May 2012, 17:09:26

[aphillip]: leap seconds not allowed. Wontfix. Consider in WG.

20 Feb 2014, 16:54:43

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