Re: Date format

Subject: Re: Date format
From: Bernd Hutschenreuther <bernd -dot- hutschenreuther -at- net-linx -dot- de>
To: Glen Warner <gdwarner -at- ricochet -dot- net>, "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 30 Jun 2000 11:48:00 +0200

Hi Glen, and to whom it may concern,

Glen wrote
>I'm partial to DDMMYY, as in 06JUN60. Removes any ambiguity about
which number is which.

Here we have following problem:

What does 03JUN02 mean? :-(

oops ---> :-)

We should write


or something this way.

This is important, when producing for different foreign countries, they
have very different methods to write dates.

If it is >only< for the own country, you may use the default. But I would
definitely prefer to write the year in 4 digits.

Best regards

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