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   Re: Y2K and XML-DEV

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  • From: Don McGregor <mcgredo@stl.nps.navy.mil>
  • To: Per-Ake.Ling@uab.ericsson.se
  • Date: Wed, 1 Apr 1998 23:19:17 -0800 (PST)

> In Sweden another solution was presented on the evening news yesterday.
> There is a proposition from the goverment to change our calendar from
> Gregorion to Julian (the one used in Russia in 1917), which would buy
> two weeks of time. 

As suggested on USENET today, we could simply go to using hex
numbering. Which would give us 199A, 199B, 199C, 199D, 199E,
199F before it rolls over to 2000.

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