Varnish segfault inserting leap second

Poul-Henning Kamp phk at
Sun Jan 1 12:02:50 CET 2017

In message <CAMbCpVq4KFEkfbYjVEqEhaJB+PbZWmdv04-z8w2PpvnXkfazCQ at>, Yiannis Karayi
annidis writes:

>Dec 31 23:59:59 lin-varnish kernel: Clock: inserting leap second 23:59:60
>Dec 31 23:59:59 lin-varnish systemd: Time has been changed
>Dec 31 23:59:59 lin-varnish kernel: varnishd[18512]: segfault at 0 ip
>0000000000433829 sp 00007fd7c7d1e170 error 4 in varnishd[400000+95000]

Do you know how this particular system handled leapseconds ?

(ie: did it step the clock, did it use the ntp_adjtime(STA_INS) or dit it slew it ?)

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