Reply to post: Re: 2025

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

A K Stiles Silver badge
Meh

Re: 2025

In a previous life where I regularly tangled with RPG and Synon, the AS/400 solution to Y2K ws to add 1 digit to the dates so this esteemed publication was founded in the year beginning 0940101 and the current date is 1200114. As it was an org dealing with mortgages and the like, the window they chose to stick in the code was based around 40, so 39 was converted to 2039, 40 was 1940. I assume they've moved on since then as 2040 is now less than the standard 25 year mortgage term away,

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