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Allow to override build date #3
Allow to override build date
Also use ISO-8601 date format to be understood everywhere.
Based on rtomayko#98 by Chris Lamb.
in order to make builds reproducible. See https://reproducible-builds.org/ for why this is good and https://reproducible-builds.org/specs/source-date-epoch/ for the definition of this variable. It prioritizes the variable over mtime because openSUSE's `tallow` package touched a .md file with a patch.