Bug bites early

时间:2019-03-07 08:03:00166网络整理admin

Uncertainty surrounds next week’s “pre-millennium bug”. When clocks roll over to 9 September 1999—09/09/99—some programmers believe this could cause system failures because computers will interpret it as 9999, which means “end of file” in some programming languages. But sceptics dismiss this, saying there would only be problems if computers read a date consisting of six nines—99/99/99. Either way,