From: Sam Steingold <sds@gn...>  20001129 23:42:38

> * In message <14885.33979.48092.170472@...> > * On the subject of "Re: internal_time_to_I" > * Sent on Wed, 29 Nov 2000 23:35:39 +0100 (CET) > * Honorable Bruno Haible <haible@...> writes: > > Sam writes: > > > on win32, `internal_time_to_I' returns the number of seconds since > > 16000101, not 19000101, as it should. > > internal_time_to_I only converts. Also note that internal_time_to_I is > in the section about "Measuring time consumption". You are always > expected to subtract two internal_time values (or two > internal_time_to_I results). okay, so this is an "internal real time". could you please add internal_time_to_universal_time? or, more precisely, a new type universal_time (== FILETIME on win32), and universal_time_to_I(). > (In mathematical words that you understand: internal_time values are > living in a projective space, not in an affine space. :) ) you mean "in an affine space, not a vector space". :)  Sam Steingold (http://www.podval.org/~sds) Support Israel's right to defend herself! <http://www.icharity.com/go/israel>; When C++ is your hammer, everything looks like a thumb. 