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From: Richard Lawrence <richard.lawrence@uni-tuebingen.de>
To: alan.schmitt@polytechnique.org, emacs-orgmode <emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>
Subject: Re: Cannot schedule something for 2039?
Date: Mon, 07 Jun 2021 11:17:04 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <871r9e2fvz.fsf@aquinas> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <87v96qgkj8.fsf@m4x.org>

Hi Alan,

alan.schmitt@polytechnique.org writes:

> I need to schedule something for 2039, but when I do it the date is set
> for 2037. I tried with a plain emacs config and I see the same issue. Is
> this a bug?

whoa, that's a weird behavior, but it seems not to be a bug. I learned
something today!

It looks like some Emacs implementations don't support dates after
2038-1-1, so Org doesn't let you specify them by default. See the
variable `org-read-date-force-compatible-dates'. I think you want to set
this variable to nil.

-- 
Best,
Richard


  reply	other threads:[~2021-06-07  9:18 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-06-07  8:12 alan.schmitt
2021-06-07  9:17 ` Richard Lawrence [this message]
2021-06-07  9:39   ` Alan Schmitt
2021-06-07 20:42     ` Samuel Wales
2021-06-07  9:24 ` Samuel Loury

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