Re: Y2k compliance

Vern Hoxie (
Sun, 6 Dec 1998 20:18:10 -0700

On Sat, 5 Dec 1998, Mr. James W. Laferriere wrote:

> Hello Rik, I'm Sorry but 'cal' isn't a document displaying
> a known starndards bodies authorship .
> Also being common knowledge isn't a publication of the standard.
> All I'm asking for is a known definition for the derivation of
> leap year . There has has to be one somewhere .
> Otherwise how did 'cal' get its definition ?

Try the archives at Vatican City. Read the decree by Pope Gregory
published circa 1582.

See any edition of The World Almanac. eg page 322 of the 1999


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