Revision as of 10:51, 11 June 2009 by Jessek (Added Windows, Palm. Clarified epoch is date and time)
The phrase Epoch is commonly used to describe the date and time that is represented by the number "0."
The following Epochs are known:
|Applications||Date and Time||Reference|
|Microsoft Windows||January 1, 1601 GMT||http://blogs.msdn.com/oldnewthing/archive/2009/03/06/9461176.aspx|
|Unix File Systems||January 1, 1970 GMT|
|Apple File Systems||January 1, 1904 GMT||http://developer.apple.com/technotes/tn/tn1150.html#HFSPlusDates|
|Palm OS||January 1, 1904 GMT|