[whatwg] Issues relating to the syntax of dates and times
ian at hixie.ch
Tue Nov 25 13:39:39 PST 2008
On Tue, 25 Nov 2008, Pentasis wrote:
> This confuses me again ;-) Sorry. Are you saying that examples and
> use-cases will be excluded from the spec?
I'm saying that examples of use cases will be included, and that the words
"use cases" will generally be avoided.
> Like I stated before, I understand that times/dates are never *exact*
> (esp. very old ones). So either this element should get a limited
> use-case (like blog entries, calendar dates for meetings etc.) or should
> be able to handle all time/date use-cases (even fictional ones). Either
> way, this should be explicitly defined or excluded in the spec.
> shouldn't it?
I've clarified the spec on this topic. Let me know if it is still vague.
Ian Hickson U+1047E )\._.,--....,'``. fL
http://ln.hixie.ch/ U+263A /, _.. \ _\ ;`._ ,.
Things that are impossible just take longer. `._.-(,_..'--(,_..'`-.;.'
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