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[DM] IBM-DM-103: Explain why timezone is represented as a duration

From: Henry Zongaro <zongaro@ca.ibm.com>
Date: Tue, 17 Feb 2004 20:34:37 -0500
To: public-qt-comments@w3.org
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[My apologies that these comments are coming in after the end of the Last 
Call comment period.]

Section 3.3.3

This indicates the timezone in a date, time or dateTime value is 
represented as a duration.  It might not be obvious to the reader why that 
is, so it would probably be worthwhile explaining that it's treated as an 
offset from UTC.

Thanks,

Henry
[Speaking on behalf of reviewers from IBM, not just personally.]
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