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Re: Display full date in Thunderbird




On Mon, Jun 25, 2018 at 05:36:55PM +0200, Sven Joachim wrote:
> On 2018-06-24 23:56 -0400, Ken Heard wrote:
> 
> > I start Thunderbird with the following script:
> >
> > #! /bin/bash
> > export LC_TIME=en_DK.utf8 && thunderbird "$@"
> >
> > For emails sent or received today only the time is shown, e.g., 13:17.
> > For emails sent or received more than a week ago, the year, month, day
> > and time are shown, e.g., 2018-06-13 07:43.
> 
> So far, so good.
> 
> > For emails sent and received a week after today only the year, month
> > and time are shown, e.g., 2018/06 19:53.
> 
> Weird.  Do you also see this with other values of LC_TIME?

Looks more like an application choice than a locale formatting.
Similar to the way ls -l shows "Mon Dd  Year" when the file is more
than 6 months old, or "Mon Dd HH:MM" when it's newer.

I would not expect this to be an LC_TIME issue.  More likely it's a
Thunderbird issue (or "feature").