From: Uwe Brauer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: Re: org table problems with sorting of some column
Date: Fri, 31 Dec 2021 09:25:49 +0100 [thread overview]
Message-ID: <email@example.com> (raw)
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>>> "TC" == Tim Cross <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Uwe Brauer <email@example.com> writes:
> For problem 1, I suspect you will need to either change the date format
> or tell org what the date format is. It won't work trying to sort
> numerically as those values are not really numerical values. The date
> format you currently have I think is ambiguous - in Europe it would
> represent dd-mm-yyyy, but in the US it would represent mm-dd-yyyy. Best
> solution would be to convert the values into an ISO format i.e.
I just checked
I have the setting
| org-time-stamp-custom-formats is a variable defined in ‘org.el’.
| Its value is (" %d.%m.%Y " . " %d.%m.%Y %a %H:%M ")
But this as I understand only effect via
‘org-display-custom-times’ the representation.
It does not help me to recognise 28.04.2020 as a European date.
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next prev parent reply other threads:[~2021-12-31 8:29 UTC|newest]
Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top
2021-12-30 20:19 org table problems with sorting of some column Uwe Brauer
2021-12-31 1:00 ` Tim Cross
2021-12-31 8:20 ` Uwe Brauer
2021-12-31 8:25 ` Uwe Brauer [this message]
2022-01-01 0:05 ` Tim Cross
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