On Thursday, January 23, 2003, 6:08:42 AM, Matt wrote:

> Sorry for the late reply.  I am catching up on missed emails.
> The date format is incorrect.  Asking for MM-dd-yy, it was sent yyyy-mm-dd.
> I think you should just change the test:
> fin.print "2002-01-01\n" to fin.print "01-01-02\n"

> I prefer "01-13-02\n", since it avoids the mm/dd confusion.

Surely YYYY-MM-DD is the only intelligent date format.  No confusion
whatsoever.  Since the Y2K fiasco, I've never seen any advantage in
abbreviating the year, even in informal writing.

Gavin