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Re: Re: Re: Re: Perl 6 release date

by sauoq (Abbot)
on Oct 11, 2002 at 01:19 UTC ( #204382=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Re: Re: Perl 6 release date
in thread Perl 6 release date

I always thought y'all Europeans were wacky for doing YYYYMMDD.

We Americans do it that way too. There is a good reason for it. It sorts correctly.

Don't confuse this with the normal written formats. In the U.S. we write mm/dd/yyyy but in Europe they write it as dd/mm/yyyy which does seem to make some sense in a least-significant to most-significant sort of way.

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