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Re: date(1) in stretch and buster




On Tue 09 Apr 2019 at 14:55:37 (-0400), Greg Wooledge wrote:
> On Tue, Apr 09, 2019 at 01:28:40PM -0500, David Wright wrote:
> > My question about the OP's issue is whether I'm going to have to
> > change something to keep what I get in jessie and stretch, or is
> > this just a temporary bug in buster. Or has the US format been
> > wrong all along? (As an expat, I'm unfit to say.)
> 
> Looks to be intentional and permanent.
> 
> https://sourceware.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=24046
> 
> So, you can live with it, or you can override LC_TIME, or you can create
> your own customized variant of en_US as I described earlier.  Other
> solutions are welcome, but that's all I can think of.

Perhaps I'll just set en_GB.UTF-8 as my default and US as the
additional, rather than the other way round as at present.
But thanks for the description earlier.

Cheers,
David.