[LMB] OT: Prime News

Marc Wilson marc.wilson at gmx.co.uk
Tue Nov 14 14:02:51 GMT 2017

On Tue, 14 Nov 2017 10:56:25 -0300, Federico Bergstein
<almirantenaismith at gmail.com> wrote:

>When the programmer's revolt takes power (any day now), everybody will be
>forced to use YYYYMMDD under pain of death.
>The amount of man-hours devoted to fixing problems caused by the damn date
>formats amounts to  little genocide already.

As I said, do what you want at the presentation layer - but internal
dates should always be stored in a sortable, searchable format.
A train stops at a train station, a bus stops at a bus station.
On my desk is a workstation ...

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