Date.prototype.toISOString and Invalid Date

Garrett Smith dhtmlkitchen at gmail.com
Wed Jun 10 11:40:37 PDT 2009


On Wed, Jun 10, 2009 at 8:48 AM, Allen
Wirfs-Brock<Allen.Wirfs-Brock at microsoft.com> wrote:
> I believe that support for ISO dates in ES5 is intended to provide a standard interchange format for dates, not for providing a locale customized format for human consumption.

While I agree that throwing makes sense, it is not for that reason.

ISO 8601 is intended for human consumption.

It would be useful for toISOString to allow the caller to provide a format.

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(again, inline replies help keep the thread continuity -- thanks!)

Regards,

Garrett


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