[PATCH] rtems: Fix sp2038 test.

Sebastian Huber sebastian.huber at embedded-brains.de
Sun Apr 27 12:23:26 UTC 2014

On 04/27/2014 10:17 AM, Chris Johns wrote:
> Avoid using newlib's gmtime_r call which fails with a max signed int.
> Add an RTEMS specific version for 1/1/1988 to 31/12/2100.
> Update sp2038 to test every day from 1/1/1988 to 31/12/2100. Only days
> need be tested as the code splits the seconds based on days.

This doesn't solve the problem with the year 2038 problem for the UNIX 
32-bit time.  I don't think we should duplicate the time code and 
instead use the one from Newlib.  We should change time_t to 64-bit instead.

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