[nSLUG] ISO Date Standard (Was: "Year Pronunciation"
ak621 at chebucto.ns.ca
Mon Jan 4 16:03:04 AST 2010
On Mon, 4 Jan 2010, Daniel MacKay wrote:
>> Or were you referring to the fact that I used spaces in the
>> example? (I did that for clarity.)
> eheh well, if you're doing that for clarity, just write "ymd" :-)
*** That does not imply the number of digits, though. I consider
4-digit years to be important.
> Generating an ISO timestamp in Unix: if your /bin/date doesn't have
> a --iso-8601 option, you can do the same with:
> /bin/date '+%FT%T'
*** Thanks for the tip, Dan. (-:
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