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Some Concern for Feb. 29 PC Trouble

NEW YORK (AP) -- Leap year's extra day arrives Tuesday carrying the possibility of Y2K-like glitches, but given the calm that greeted the new millennium, few computer consultants are worried this time. There's no government call to stock up on food or water. Any problems will likely affect billing and office systems rather than power supply or airplanes. "Once we're through ... the chances of multiple failures and multiple problems at once become almost nonexistent," said Kendra Martin, spokeswoman for the American Petroleum Institute.

-- Martin Thompson (, February 27, 2000

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