[Rubygems-developers] Time.at in Windows

Berger, Daniel Daniel.Berger at qwest.com
Mon Jul 30 15:15:35 EDT 2007

> -----Original Message-----
> From: rubygems-developers-bounces at rubyforge.org 
> [mailto:rubygems-developers-bounces at rubyforge.org] On Behalf 
> Of Michael Behan
> Sent: Monday, July 30, 2007 12:42 PM
> To: rubygems-developers at rubyforge.org
> Subject: [Rubygems-developers] Time.at in Windows
> Hello!
> If this has been brought up on the list already, please 
> forgive the repetition.
> I noticed that the addons to the Time class fail in Windows 
> where they don't in OS-X or Linux.
> For instance, Time.at(-1) throws and argument error, and 
> Time.at('1966-06-01 12:00:00') throws and out of range error.
> I'm guessing Windows does not like time outside the 
> boundaries of the Epoch?

Correct, but I'm not sure it's limited to Windows.

But, what does this have to do with rubygems?


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