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Re: Dates in HTML 5

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Thu, 28 Jun 2007 20:37:22 +0000 (UTC)
To: Thomas Broyer <t.broyer@gmail.com>
Cc: public-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.64.0706282036550.7933@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Thu, 28 Jun 2007, Thomas Broyer wrote:
> 
> So how about:
> * changing document.lastModified to a Date (or DOMTimeStamp)
> * requiring that in ECMAScript bindings, toString() uses the
> "MM/dd/yyyy HH:mm:ss" format (I know ECMAScript says the format is
> implementation-dependent, but why couldn't we enforce it when used in
> HTML?)

If you can convince implementors to do this, I'm happy to update the spec.

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