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Re: xsd:dateTime vs. RFC 3339
Norman Walsh wrote:
The 05 draft of the Atom format says:
I know we're writing an IETF document, but I think there's going to be
a lot of off-the-shelf XML software that understands xsd:dateTimes and
I think it would be a lot better if we defined Date Constructs in
terms of W3C XML Schema Part 2 than RFC 3339.
I propose that we change the spec to do so.
I agree. I was just writing a protocol implementation in Ruby On Rails
(CRUDs very fast, btw). When I got to the part on date formats, I used
xsd:dateTime code that was already done, figuring that's what everyone
else will do.