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Re: [PATCH] Unify human represented timestamp formats.

From: Nuutti Kotivuori <naked_at_iki.fi>
Date: 2002-06-23 10:01:18 CEST

Josef Wolf wrote:
> But why on hell do you want to _store_ them in the repo? Why not
> store in GMT and use localtime() (or some apr-aequivalent) for
> output? Life is much easier when you choose some canonical format
> (for example yyyymmdd-hhmmss in GMT would be fine in this case
> yyyy-mm-ddThh:mm:ss would be neither better nor worse) for internal
> storage and let convert input- and output-functions to/from this
> format.

Oof. Timestamps in the repository are:

2002-06-23T12:34:56.123456Z

And that format is _required_ by RFC2518 when it passes over WebDAV.

This discussion is _just_ about the human representation - like the
topic says.

-- Naked

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