Laurent Romary wrote:

> In any case I would suggest that you use a construct allowing you to 
> have a nice and standardized @when attribute for your dates.

I have to sort of disagree here. With born-digital documents, what
reason is there not to insist on ISO dates as the body
of a <date>? We can happily do that with RELAX NG, after all.
There is, after all, no "mid September" in the text
which must be transcribed.

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