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Y2K quick-fix crick? 1920s come roaring back after mystery blip at UK's vehicle licensing agency

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> with 64-bit time used in the likes of Linux (on 64-bit architectures),

Work is also progressing on 32-bit kernels and 32-bit compatibility api (see eg. https://lwn.net/Articles/776435/ "Approaching the kernel year-2038 end game"), but the problem is the installed base of 32-bit systems that are not going to be updated: Embedded systems, and old servers doing some legacy stuff that nobody dares to touch...

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