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UPDATE: Celebrate @1234567890!

January 20th, 2009 by TheBonsai


  • Sat Feb 14 00:31:30 CET 2009 -or-
  • Fri Feb 13 23:31:30 UTC 2009 -or-
  • Epoch 1234567890

please don’t forget to celebrate UNIX!

Additionally, I hope this event helps me to remember the valentine day at least this year 😉

I’ll post an update if Feb 13th has come, to wake you up…

If you send postcards (address in Imprint, also by email), I’ll publish them here! :-)


Found a link. You can even buy T-shirts and stuff. eek, 1234567890 Merchandising…


Do not forget 1234567890!


We survived that day. Good. See you @2000000000!

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5 responses about “UPDATE: Celebrate @1234567890!”

  1. biz said:

    Friday the 13th! We’ll be D O O M E D!

    According to the Stress Management Center and Phobia Institute in Asheville, North Carolina, an estimated 17 to 21 million people in the United States are affected by a fear of this day. Some people are so paralyzed by fear that they avoid their normal routines in doing business, taking flights or even getting out of bed. “It’s been estimated that [US]$800 or $900 million is lost in business on this day”. Despite this, representatives for both Delta and Continental Airlines say that their airlines don’t suffer from any noticeable drop in travel on those Fridays.

    Let’s get some beer and prepare watching some frightened sysadmins! :-)

  2. TheBonsai said:

    Wow, I’m impressed how serious this topic seems to be to some people.

    Well then, let’s get 13 beers, check our 13 databases on the 13 systems and sing a song on the 13th friday of february ’09!

  3. der Mane said:

    Cheers :-)

  4. Usn said:

    date +%s -ud”Jan 19 2038 03:14:07″
    date +%s -ud”Jan 19 2038 03:14:08″

  5. TheBonsai said:

    Until 2038 our machines and timestamp integers will be much better!

    1970s – 8 bits
    1980s – 16 bits
    1990s – 32 bits
    2000s – 64 bits
    2010s – 128 bits
    2020s – 256 bits
    2030s – 512 bits

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