Olivier Fourdan fourdan at gmail.com
Fri Feb 27 12:51:06 CET 2009


On Fri, Feb 27, 2009 at 11:20 AM, Chris G <cl at isbd.net> wrote:
> On Thu, Feb 26, 2009 at 10:39:10PM +0000, Olivier Fourdan wrote:
>> On Thu, Feb 26, 2009 at 6:05 PM, Chris G <cl at isbd.net> wrote:
>> > I've had LC_TIME set to "en_GB.UTF-8" ever since I installed this
>> > system, long before I tries Evolution so it seems to me that Evolution
>> > isn't using it on my system.
>> Well, if Evo doesn't use the actual locale for the time format, then
>> it might be a bug in Evo.
>> And if it uses some other gconf key to set the date format but you
>> cannot find which one, then you might ask on an Evo list instead.
>> Either way,  I fail to see what this has to do with Xfce.
> Possibly not a *lot* but I started from the Evo list and they don't
> know enough about xfce to know where the setting would be found.  I'm
> thus stuck between two groups of people both saying "look over there".

Pointing you to Xfce mailing list  for a question about Evolution was
a mistake IMO.

> Surely part of what xfce does is provide a good, working, environment
> for applications that people want to use.  It's not as if Evolution is
> a little used, esoteric, application.  Lots of people use it and thus
> it's pretty likely that people use it in xfce.  I was just hoping
> someone here might have the answer I needed.
> If no one here has the answer then that's fine but there's no harm in
> asking is there?  :-)

It's off topic, this is not a general purpose forum, it's a mailing
list dedicated to Xfce, so asking about what gconf key Evo use to
determine the date format is off topic here.


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