support for using yyyy-mm-dd (2008-01-31) date format in Wiki and elsewhere
richard.bennett at skynet.be
Tue Feb 5 08:59:34 CET 2008
On Tue, 05 Feb 2008 01:27:31 +0100, Jeremiah Flerchinger
<jeremiah.flerchinger at gmail.com> wrote:
> I myself am used to using dates like 04 Feb 2008. How about just
> inverting this order so it matches what you want, but the abbreviation
> of the month is used? Then nobody would get confused on what is the day
> & what is the month.
they would if they're not used to the English abreviations for the
I say we use Unix timestamp, then everyone can write their own parser to
format it like they prefer. ;o)
Seriously though, using 2008-feb-01 has the disadvantage of one not being
able to sort by month, where 2008-02-01 sorting and adding/subtracting
months is easier.
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