2112Re: Are these problems relevant to ISO-8601
- Mar 3, 2007
> ISO 8601 doesn't apply to internal representations, whether inmemory
> or in a binary file.every
> ISO 8601 limits neither range nor precision; both can by unlimited.
> For decimal data.
> EEE-864 "limits neither range nor precision; both can by unlimited"
> EEE-754 revision has range and precision, internal representation,
> language is rushing to implement it.It seems we go through this every couple of months. I believe you are
bemoaning the absence of a standard _internal_ representation for
temporal data, which has _absolutely_nothing_ to do with ISO 8601.
Go devise one and report back. (Now I'll have to dig through this big
stack of notes to find mine.)
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