Ice can not process time after year 2038

syrsyr Member song yanrongOrganization: QingDao UniversityProject: thesis
in time.cpp , some time function use long type, Ice can not process time after year 2038

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  • lfinilfini Member Luca FiniOrganization: INAFProject: Control software for Adaptive Optics System
    why not?

    The time representation used by Ice is in microseconds from epoch (1/1/1970) with 64 bit integers which allows to represent the time until (more or less) year 294240. This assuming signed integers and forgetting the gregorian correction to calendar and the slow down of earth orbit of about 1 second per century ;)
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