Re: Euro currency sign (fwd)

MegaZone (megazone@livingston.com)
Thu, 23 Oct 1997 20:24:28 -0700 (PDT)


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Date: Thu, 23 Oct 1997 20:24:28 -0700 (PDT)
From: MegaZone <megazone@livingston.com>
Subject: Re: Euro currency sign (fwd)

Once upon a time David Perrell shaped the electrons to say...
>Who knows? There may not be a 9999AD. But a standard date format that
>disallows references to pre-0000 and post-9999 dates is short-sighted.

I don't think 8000+ years is *short sighted*.  And pre-0000 is a negative
number so you can go back to -9999.

How many digits is enough then?  5? 6?  Wouldn't want to mess up the
turn of the eon...

-MZ
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