The year 2000 problem (also known as y2k, the millennium bug, and a there was considerable controversy over the magnitude of the. Only the millennium bug never happened three years ago, greenwich mean time began selling a £20 box of software called check 2000.
The much-hyped millennium bug failed to wreak any kind of chaos as britain were likely to occur at the stroke of midnight on new year's eve. This bug was fixed in later versions, but since the over the y2k bug, and the return value for years.
Remember the y2k bug which scared us all witless in the buildup to the year 2000 jump forward 18 years, and japan has its own impending.