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From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Tue, 13 Jul 2004 09:42:25 +0000 (UTC)
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.58.0407130940510.2103@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>
On Thu, 8 Jul 2004, fantasai wrote:
>
> Ian Hickson wrote:
>
>> The second issue is localisation of data formats. I agree this needs to be
>> done client-side. We'll probably have some way to do that either in Web
>> Apps 1.0 or Web Forms 3.0.
>
> Could you please explain what you mean by "localisation of data formats"?

Making:

   <p>The boat trip will be on 04/12/05.</p>

...render the date in the user's locale.

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