Re: New FAQ sent out

Robert Sexton (
Sun, 18 Oct 1998 18:42:39 -0400 (EDT)

> Hi all,
> I've sent the latest FAQ out.  It's dated 17 October, 1998.  David Mihm
> has already posted the draft copy I sent him (12 October), which is very
> close to the final, 17 October version.
> There's a new convention for naming the FAQ.  The files are now called
> as-faq.{arabic numeral of date}.{roman numeral of month}.{arabic numeral
> of year}.{extension}.  So, the current FAQ souce is as-faq.17.x.1998.sgml.
> Here's the file "changes.txt" to let you know what's changed:

How about simply using the ISO data format?  1998-10-17?
Some people (myself included) leave out the dashes.  It also sorts
correctly, and is a lot simpler.

Robert Sexton -, Cincinnati OH, USA
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