future date testing

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future date testing definition

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The process of setting a computer's date to a future date to test a program's (expected or unexpected) date sensitivity. Future date testing only shows the effects of dates on the computer(s) under scrutiny, it does not take into account knock-on effects of dates on other connected systems.
(2000-09-11)

The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
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