[whatwg] [Web Forms 2.0] Last minute suggestion - The <format> element.

Jim Ley jim.ley at gmail.com
Sun Jan 23 14:05:14 PST 2005

On Sun, 23 Jan 2005 19:48:41 +0100, Olav Junker Kjær <olav at olav.dk> wrote:
> Date entry should be either unambiguous (e.g. picking from a calendar)
> or consistently in the same format across sites. Otherwise users will
> buy plane tickets for the wrong dates and will be unhappy.

The current state of the web does not involve unambigous dates, yet
the problem you describe is not widespread.


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