dean at edwards.name
Fri Jun 11 10:40:35 PDT 2004
> Ian Hickson wrote:
>> On Thu, 10 Jun 2004, Andrew Clover wrote:
>>> [BTW, 'expdate' should clearly be named 'month'; it is not explicitly a
>>> credit card expiry date.]
>> How strongly do people feel about this? The advantage of having it be
>> "expdate" is that it is immediately clear what the field is.
> I don't think that tying a date format down to a semantic is a good idea.
>> I couldn't actually think of another use case for it when I wrote this
> Graduation date. A lot of forms want only the month and year, not the date.
ditto time. sometimes you want a precise time (what time is lift-off?)
but mostly you want the kind of time that people use day-to-day HH:MM.
i started another thread about this already:
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