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Re: ISSUE-17: Advice for representing a duration

From: <Paul.V.Biron@kp.org>
Date: Thu, 2 Feb 2006 13:32:48 -0800
To: public-xsd-databinding@w3.org
Cc: public-xsd-databinding@w3.org, public-xsd-databinding-request@w3.org
Message-Id: <OF8B65688B.4A7D204F-ON88257109.0075EBA4-88257109.00765C2F@KP.ORG>

> What advice should we give for representing durations?

XML Schema 1.1 will define two totally ordered restrictions on 
xs:duration: xs:yearMonthDuration and xs:dayTimeDuration [1] (following 
the recommendation of the Query WG) which will allay some of the fears 
people have in doing comparisons on xs:duration.  But, that's a 1.1 thing 
and xs:duration won't be deprecated, so advice is still needed for 
durations in general.


[1] http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-xmlschema11-2-20060116/#yearMonthDuration
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