Oh... and I'm pretty sure noone expects this before 7.5. :-)
Looks like I'm  the only one with input files that have these 
wierd-but-iso8601 'P1Y6M' and 'PT30M' inputs; so I can just 
use my own patch. :-)


> 
> So far,
> 
>   I have submitted the input-part.
> 
>   I have a working output-part (attached below, but I'm
>   still cleaning up the documentation so I'll submit another
>   one later).  The output is chosen by setting
>   the datestyle to 'iso8601basic'.
> 
>   Those two changes don't break backward compatability
>   but don't fix too much odd behavior except ISO time interval I/O.
> 
> 
>   I was encouraged to look into changing the way timestamp
>   math is done (keeping month, and day, and second separate
>   until the end).  This is a bigger change and I don't have
>   a stable version yet, and it breaks backward compatability. 
>   I hope to submit a proposal for changes early enough in the
>   7.5 timeframe to submit fixes then as well.  At the very least
>   I will fully document the existing interval-math as part of
>   this proposal so the docs can be updated even if the proposal
>   gets rejected.
> 
>      Ron
> 
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Tom Lane [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]
> > Sent: Friday, September 26, 2003 3:54 PM
> > To: Bruce Momjian
> > Cc: Ron Mayer; Peter Eisentraut; [EMAIL PROTECTED];
> > [EMAIL PROTECTED]
> > Subject: Re: [PATCHES] ISO 8601 'Time Intervals' of the 'format with
> > time-unit deignators' 
> > 
> > 
> > Bruce Momjian <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes:
> > > Where did we leave this?
> > 
> > I thought it was proposed work for 7.5.
> > 
> >                     regards, tom lane
> > 
> > 


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