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Re: Dates in HTML 5

From: Rob Marshall <rdm@rdmsoft.com>
Date: Wed, 27 Jun 2007 20:14:42 +0100
Message-ID: <4682B722.9070202@rdmsoft.com>
To: a@simongrant.org
CC: public-html@w3.org

Simon Grant wrote:
> In the HTML 5 W3C Editor's Draft 23 June 2007
> http://dev.w3.org/cvsweb/~checkout~/html5/spec/Overview.html?content-type=text/html;%20charset=iso-8859-1#documents
> 
> I was dismayed to find a ghastly local practice for the date in 2.1.2.
> 
[...]

I don't think it's safe to change document.lastModified, but I agree 
it's a terrible format. If it's still useful, perhaps a new attribute 
could be added that returns the last modified date as a DOMTimeStamp?

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Rob Marshall [tH]
Received on Thursday, 28 June 2007 12:15:55 GMT

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