Re: Euro currency sign

David Perrell (davidp@earthlink.net)
Wed, 22 Oct 1997 12:37:52 -0700


From: "David Perrell" <davidp@earthlink.net>
To: "Tim Chen" <timchen@u.washington.edu>, <www-international@w3.org>,
Date: Wed, 22 Oct 1997 12:37:52 -0700
Message-ID: <01bcdf21$fc7e9440$371cd9cf@davidp>
Subject: Re: Euro currency sign

Tim Chen wrote:


>I vote for yyyy-mm-dd format.

Actually, year should not be confined to 4 digits -- t'would be sorely
regretted come the year 10000.


In deference to different calendars and pre-creational references, would it
not be wise to suffix the type and allow negative years? E.g.

  -2004-02-03-christian

David Perrell