[thelist] Date and Time issue Worldwide

Liam Delahunty ldelahunty at britstream.com
Tue Apr 16 03:49:00 CDT 2002

Paul Cowan wrote on 16 April 2002 01:13:

>After all the date-related discussion, you can never go wrong with this:
><tip type="International Date Handling" author="Paul Cowan">
>Frustrated by illogical date formats? Simple. Always pass your dates to a
>database or other system with the format:
>	yyyy-mm-dd
>For example, Christmas 1999 is
>	1999-12-25

Absolutely agree 100 hundred 100% with this. Also makes sorting dates very


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