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hixie: Clarify what the best representation of a datetime is. (whatwg r5848)

From: poot <cvsmail@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 07 Feb 2011 19:58:04 -0500
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hixie: Clarify what the best representation of a datetime is. (whatwg
r5848)

http://dev.w3.org/cvsweb/html5/spec/Overview.html?r1=1.4692&r2=1.4693&f=h
http://html5.org/tools/web-apps-tracker?from=5847&to=5848

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RCS file: /sources/public/html5/spec/Overview.html,v
retrieving revision 1.4692
retrieving revision 1.4693
diff -u -d -r1.4692 -r1.4693
--- Overview.html	8 Feb 2011 00:39:00 -0000	1.4692
+++ Overview.html	8 Feb 2011 00:56:48 -0000	1.4693
@@ -4522,11 +4522,12 @@
 
   <p>The <dfn id="best-representation-of-the-global-date-and-time-string">best representation of the global date and time
   string</dfn> <var title="">datetime</var> is the <a href="#valid-global-date-and-time-string">valid global
-  date and time string</a> representing <var title="">datetime</var> with the last character of the string not
-  being a U+005A LATIN CAPITAL LETTER Z character (Z), even if the
-  time zone is UTC, and with a U+002D HYPHEN-MINUS character (-)
-  representing the sign of the time-zone offset when the time zone is
-  UTC.</p>
+  date and time string</a> representing <var title="">datetime</var>, with the <a href="#valid-time-string">valid time string</a>
+  component being given in its shortest possible form, with the last
+  character of the string not being a U+005A LATIN CAPITAL LETTER Z
+  character (Z), even if the time zone is UTC, and with a U+002D
+  HYPHEN-MINUS character (-) representing the sign of the time-zone
+  offset when the time zone is UTC.</p>
 
   <p>The rules to <dfn id="parse-a-global-date-and-time-string">parse a global date and time string</dfn> are
   as follows. This will return either a time in UTC, with associated
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