KEP 2: Modification of datetime type, introduction of 'tz' sub-tag

Jeroen van Meeuwen (Kolab Systems) vanmeeuwen at
Wed Nov 17 16:03:15 CET 2010

On Wednesday, November 17, 2010 01:58:08 pm Georg C. F. Greve wrote:
> So it is an inconsistency, and a reason why I believe we should link this
> to the RFC that everyone else is using for this purpose, as all the
> operating systems that are network capable have built-in functions to read
> and write this format.

I would argue this (the alteration of valid datetime notations) would need to 
become a separate KEP, as it has to set rules on how clients should, must or 
may preserve the original format.

Kind regards,

Jeroen van Meeuwen

Senior Engineer, Kolab Systems AG

e: vanmeeuwen at
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