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Re: Dates and times

From: Misha Wolf <misha.wolf@reuters.com>
Date: Fri, 21 Feb 1997 20:29:47 +0000 (GMT)
To: meta2 <meta2@mrrl.lut.ac.uk>, www-international <www-international@w3.org>, Unicode <unicode@unicode.org>
Message-Id: <2047292021021997/A03740/REDMS2/11B2AD1D2F00*@MHS>
Erik wrote:

>> Oh, I just spotted another reason why RFC 822 is out.  It isn't Millenium
>> Compliant!
>RFC 1123 updates this part of RFC 822.

Good :-)

>People shouldn't be entering these dates by hand.

Erik, if you mean: "People shouldn't be typing metadata directly into HTML" 
then my reply is: "Nevertheless, they will do so".  If you mean: "These 
particular date formats are not suited for typing by hand" then my reply 
is: "I agree".

Received on Friday, 21 February 1997 15:32:03 UTC

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