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Two missing digits? How about two missing employees in today's story of Y2K

Michael Wojcik Silver badge

Re: real issues

9/9/99 was significant for alarm systems

And not just those. Someone wrote to RISKS (if memory serves) to report correcting firmware for a dialysis machine which went into cleaning mode if the current date was entered as 9/9/99. That one would have made the Theravac UI error look minor in comparison.

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