1031RE: [ISO8601] ISO 8601 -- 1000
- Nov 4, 2004Correction (sorry): 31/12-1999 & 'the thirty-first of December, one
thousand, nine hundred, and ninety-nine'.
At 2004-11-04 22:13 (UTC-0500), you wrote:
> You mean some people used something like 31/12-1999 and spoke
>'thirty-first of December, one thousand and ninty-nine'?
>At 2004-11-04 09:13 (UTC+0100), you wrote:
> >Yes, and that was safe back then since we always had the most significant
> >figure first and least significant figure last when we used the format
> >YYMMDD or YY-MM-DD. Some people used (and still uses) DD/MM[-[CC]YY]
> >(spoken as "DD in MM[, [CC]YY]") in person-to-person communication, but
> >rarely in any documents of any real importance.
> >Kind regards,
> >Ted Lyngmo
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