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RE: Dates with timezones

From: Michael Kay <michael.h.kay@ntlworld.com>
Date: Sat, 23 Mar 2002 13:31:31 -0000
To: "'Ashok Malhotra'" <ashokma@microsoft.com>, <www-xml-schema-comments@w3.org>
Message-ID: <001401c1d26f$0b747970$655169d5@pcukmka>
> I think it's the "T" that is causing confusion.  This is the time
> separator
> that separates the time fields from the date fields in a dateTime.
> 
> The time zone is specified as hh:mm or Z following the lexical format
> for date, gMonth etc.  For example 2002-03-22-05:00 for date and
> 1999-05-05:00 for gYearMonth.

Thanks. In a future edition of XML Schema, it would be nice to add patterns
(or even examples) showing the format of these (non-ISO8601) values.

Mike 


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