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==<nowiki>RFC 3339</nowiki>==
==<nowiki>RFC 3339</nowiki>==
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RFC 3339 defines a profile of ISO 8601 for the use in Internet protocols and standards. It explicitly excludes durations and dates before the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Common_era common era]. The more complex formats like week numbers and ordinal day are not permitted (see <nowiki>RFC 3339</nowiki>, section 5.6).
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RFC 3339 defines a profile of ISO 8601 for the use in Internet protocols and standards. It explicitly excludes durations and dates before the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Common_era common era]. The more complex formats like week numbers and ordinal day are not permitted (see <nowiki>RFC 3339</nowiki>, section 5.6). Microformats {{should}} use <nowiki>RFC 3339</nowiki>.
==Issues==
==Issues==

Revision as of 13:25, 28 August 2007

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ISO 8601

The International Standards Organisation's standard, number 8601 is an international standard for date and time representations. It is used for all date-time representations in microformats.

Overview

For a plain-language overview of ISO 8601, we recommend the ISO 8601 summary by Markus Kuhn.

Microformats

Microformats using ISO8601 include:

RFC 3339

RFC 3339 defines a profile of ISO 8601 for the use in Internet protocols and standards. It explicitly excludes durations and dates before the common era. The more complex formats like week numbers and ordinal day are not permitted (see RFC 3339, section 5.6). Microformats SHOULD use RFC 3339.

Issues

See also

Related pages

iso-8601 was last modified: Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

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