From: Eric S Fraga <email@example.com> To: Stefan Vollmar <firstname.lastname@example.org> Cc: Org Mode <email@example.com> Subject: Re: Arthur Dent born in May? Date: Tue, 30 Jun 2009 11:23:41 +0100 [thread overview] Message-ID: <firstname.lastname@example.org> (raw) In-Reply-To: <34B26037-8DFC-4F02-8850-9D5F27D048C7@nf.mpg.de> At Tue, 30 Jun 2009 11:27:22 +0200, Stefan Vollmar wrote: > > Hello, > > this might be an important glitch in org-mode's documentation: > > %%(diary-anniversary 14 5 1956) Arthur Dent is %d years old > > probably should read > > %%(diary-anniversary 05 14 1956) Arthur Dent is %d years old > > if Douglas Adams had May in mind for Mr Dent. > > So according to the Emacs documentation the format is "month day year" > which feels distinctly alien to me (I am used to "day month year"). Is > there another way to have the same functionality with a different date > format? The format of dates in Emacs' Diary is controlled by diary-date-forms which you can customise if you wish. There are pre-defined forms for european, american and iso-date. Type C-h v diary-date-forms for full help.
next prev parent reply other threads:[~2009-06-30 10:24 UTC|newest] Thread overview: 4+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top 2009-06-30 9:27 Stefan Vollmar 2009-06-30 10:23 ` Eric S Fraga [this message] 2009-06-30 10:48 ` Ian Barton 2009-06-30 11:04 ` Eric S Fraga
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