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Re: Bug#798714: debian-policy: Please explicitly recommend punctuation between the year, month and day components of date based version numbers

]] Arnt Karlsen 

> On Sat, 26 Sep 2015 13:39:19 +0200, Wouter wrote in message 
> <20150926113919.GA16414@grep.be>:

> > . as a date separator is awful.
> riiight, don't ever learn Norwegian.  ;o)  

Norwegian doesn't use «.» as a date separator, we use - (as in,
2015-10-03).  If you're more of a traditionalist, you'd probably write
«3. oktober 2015», where the «.» isn't a separator, it's punctuation to
convert the 3 into an ordinal number.

Tollef Fog Heen
UNIX is user friendly, it's just picky about who its friends are

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