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Re: <time> values in HTML5

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Mon, 21 Nov 2011 12:25:50 +0100
Message-ID: <4ECA353E.6020603@gmx.de>
To: tantek@cs.stanford.edu
CC: John Cowan <cowan@mercury.ccil.org>, John Cowan <cowan@ccil.org>, Jeni Tennison <jeni@jenitennison.com>, www-xml-schema-comments@w3.org, HTML Data Task Force WG <public-html-data-tf@w3.org>, RDFa WG <public-rdfa-wg@w3.org>, public-html-xml@w3.org
On 2011-11-21 10:51, Tantek Çelik wrote:
> months and years durations were deliberately excluded due to
> 1. Lack of documented use-cases/publishing examples for them.

Well, use cases are one thing; consistency is another. We need to find a 
good balance.

> 2. Precedent. Explicit exclusion of month and year durations from iCalendar (which was the basis for hCalendar, which was a key design driver for the time element).

Interesting. See <https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc5545#section-3.3.6>.

Best regards, Julian
Received on Monday, 21 November 2011 11:26:40 UTC

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