From: Tassilo Horn <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: Re: Suddenly, my timestamps get localized!
Date: Tue, 25 Oct 2011 12:25:20 +0200 [thread overview]
Message-ID: <email@example.com> (raw)
>> What's going on? I even have no glue how org/emacs (correctly)
>> guesses that I'm German. My locale is en_US.UTF-8...
> Found in my .emacs:
> #+begin_src emacs-lisp
> ;; system locale to use for formatting time values (e.g., timestamps in
> ;; Org mode files)
> (setq system-time-locale "C")
> ;; "en_US.utf8" did not work for the weekday in the agenda!
Ok, that does the trick. It was nil before. And
(setq system-time-locale (getenv "LANG"))
resulting in "en_US.utf8" seems to work as well. What did not work for
you in the agenda?
> Now, the question is: why did it change on your machine? New Emacs,
> new Cygwin (if on Windows)?
I'm on GNU/Linux and update my emacs bzr and org git checkouts about
thrice a week. All I can say is that a week ago, timestamps where
English (or at least I didn't notice).
next prev parent reply other threads:[~2011-10-25 10:25 UTC|newest]
Thread overview: 9+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top
2011-10-25 9:36 Suddenly, my timestamps get localized! Tassilo Horn
2011-10-25 9:41 ` Sebastien Vauban
2011-10-25 10:13 ` Olaf Meeuwissen
2011-10-25 10:25 ` Tassilo Horn [this message]
2011-10-25 10:37 ` Sebastien Vauban
2011-10-25 10:39 ` Tassilo Horn
2011-10-27 7:46 ` Sebastien Vauban
2011-10-27 8:40 ` Tassilo Horn
2011-10-27 9:34 ` Sebastien Vauban
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