Further to Date and Time formats

Subject: Further to Date and Time formats
From: "Chris Knight" <cknight -at- attcanada -dot- ca>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 4 Jul 2000 15:03:55 -0700

I earlier posted a message about using hyphens (not dashes) in date and time
I claimed standards support for this, but was unable to quote the standards.
They are: ANSI T1.232-1996, which cites and follows CCITT Recommendation
and ISO 8601 International Standard Date and Time Notation

The following info on ISO 8601 is excellent:

You can score points with engineers by being able to refer to standards,
standards that they formally adhere to. Part of our role as user advocates

Christopher Knight, Technical Communicator
E-mail: cknight -at- attcanada -dot- ca
Phone: (604) 877-0074

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