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Bug 38954 - date --rfc-822 incorrectly follows i18n settings
date --rfc-822 incorrectly follows i18n settings
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: sh-utils (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Bernhard Rosenkraenzer
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2001-05-03 10:46 EDT by Daniel Roesen
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:33 EDT (History)
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Description Daniel Roesen 2001-05-03 10:46:26 EDT
$ LANG=de_DE date --rfc-822
Don,  3 Mai 2001 16:43:55 +0200

RFC 822 (and the successor 2822) is clear that only english words for day
and month are valid. So date should never use i18n maps if -R/--rfc-822 is
used because it generates non-compliant date strings.
Comment 1 Bernhard Rosenkraenzer 2001-05-04 10:08:13 EDT
Fixed in 2.0-14.

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