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Re: 822-date obsolete?

On Sat, Jan 09, 1999 at 11:18:33PM +0100, Karl B. Hammar wrote:

> I don't see the bug.
> 	LANG=C date -R
> do use day and month names from the spec. you show.
> The bug might be that one has to tell date to forget about locale.

the bug is that date claims to do RFC-822 dates, yet doesn't meet the
specification.  RFC-822 is quite clear on what the allowed values for
days and months are.

date should set/use LANG=C internally when given the -R argument.


craig sanders

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