Date.prototype.toISOString and Invalid Date
cowan at ccil.org
Wed Jun 10 08:21:01 PDT 2009
Adam Peller scripsit:
> I don't feel strongly on this, but it does strike me as odd that
> a function intended to avoid culturally-sensitive output would use
> an English phrase. I'd lean towards IE/Opera, using notation from
> ECMAScript that is equally cryptic to all cultures :-) At least that
> would be consistent with Number.toString() and would reinforce the fact
> that there are other methods to produce strings in the user's locale.
In fact, "NaN" is an abbreviation of an English phrase, namely "not
a number". But neither dates nor date strings are numbers. What say
you to "NaD"?
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