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From: Sebastien Vauban <sva-news-D0wtAvR13HarG/iDocfnWg@public.gmane.org>
To: emacs-orgmode-mXXj517/zsQ@public.gmane.org
Subject: Re: How to override locale setting for time-stamp language
Date: Thu, 22 Jan 2015 09:22:32 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <86ppa71ayf.fsf@example.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: 2015-01-21T17-42-38@devnull.Karl-Voit.at

Karl Voit wrote:
> I am using Emacs 24.3 on different machines. With Debian GNU/Linux I
> get time-stamps like <2015-01-21 Wed>. However, with Windows 7 Pro
> (which I do not administrate), I get <2015-01-21 Mi> where "Mi"
> stands for the German "Mittwoch".
> What do I have to add to my configuration so that I get "Wed"
> instead of "Mi" on all of my systems, independent of system
> settings?
> My naïve debug session resulted in: org-insert-timestamp >
> format-time-string which is built-in and uses locale settings to
> resolve "%a" to get the abbreviated name of the day.
> I don't have a clue which variable holds the locale settings that is
> used for this case and I also don't have an idea if modifying this
> variable has some potential negative effects as well.

See http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/emacs-orgmode/2011-10/msg01046.html.

Best regards,

Sebastien Vauban

  reply	other threads:[~2015-01-22  8:22 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2015-01-21 16:48 How to override locale setting for time-stamp language Karl Voit
2015-01-22  8:22 ` Sebastien Vauban [this message]
2015-01-22 13:45   ` Karl Voit

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