[whatwg] [WF2] Comments on sections 2.3 -- 2.5

Lachlan Hunt lachlan.hunt at lachy.id.au
Sun Jul 10 22:17:35 PDT 2005

Ian Hickson wrote:
> On Sun, 10 Jul 2005, Boris Zbarsky wrote:
>>ISO8601 claims to be a "Withdrawn standard".  Is this an issue?
> What is it withdrawn in favour of? Do you know?

I just did a google search and found some references [1] stating that 
ISO 8601:1988 and ISO 8601:2000 have been withdrawn and replaced with 
ISO 8601:2004.  I'm not sure what the differences are (I haven't read 
through the whole article yet), though it looks like the basic date 
format (YYYY-MM-DDThh:mm:ssZ) is still the same, so it shouldn't be an 

[1] http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISO_8601

Lachlan Hunt

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