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[Bug 1896] Consistency between date/time overflow and numeric overflow

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Date: Tue, 27 Sep 2005 15:35:37 +0000
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http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=1896


ashok.malhotra@oracle.com changed:

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------- Additional Comments From ashok.malhotra@oracle.com  2005-09-27 15:35 -------
The WGs decided on 9/27 to fix this bug by adopting Don Chamberlin's
recommendation: "...in casting 
from a string to a date/time/duration it is also possible that the value is too 
big/small to represent. The current F&O spec treats this as FORG0001, "Invalid 
value for cast/constructor". For consistency, should we change the error code 
for this condition to FODT0001 ("Overflow in date/time arithmetic") or FODT0002 
("Overflow in duration arithmetic")?"
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