keypoololdest denote Unix epoch, not GMT #9041

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keypoololdest is seconds since Unix epoch, not "GMT epoch" as was previously written



@s-matthew-english Did you know you can use $ git grep keypoololdest to see if there are other affected rpcs, so all of them can be fixed in one go?


ahh, yeah I mean, I knew of 'grep' but I didn't use it before really. at the moment I'm tied up, but definetly later tonight I can and will do that, but- if you don't mind, could I try to do it myself so I can get some experience with that?


alright, great!

I've grepped for 'GMT epoch' and I spotted another one in "src/wallet/rpcwallet.cpp", so now I've changed that one too.

I commited everything according to that discussion we had last time so- I think I did it right. Is it so?


utACK 7f61b49, I think both describe the same thing, but it can't hurt...

sipa commented Oct 31, 2016

They do mean the same thing, but I think that Unix epoch is less ambiguous.

@MarcoFalke MarcoFalke merged commit 7f61b49 into bitcoin:master Oct 31, 2016

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@MarcoFalke MarcoFalke Merge #9041: keypoololdest denote Unix epoch, not GMT
7f61b49 Change all instance of 'GMT epoch' to 'Unix epoch' (matthias)
@luke-jr luke-jr added a commit to luke-jr/bitcoin that referenced this pull request Dec 2, 2016
@s-matthew-english @luke-jr s-matthew-english + luke-jr Change all instance of 'GMT epoch' to 'Unix epoch'
Github-Pull: #9041
Rebased-From: 7f61b49
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