Internet date

Tore Nilsen tore.nilsen at
Tue Nov 1 15:45:06 CET 2016

Use systemDate does not apply to the internet date. I got the same result with this set to both true and false.


> 1. nov. 2016 kl. 15.24 skrev Richard Gaskin <ambassador at>:
> J. Landman Gay wrote:
> > Is the internet date in a consistent format in every country? That
> > is, except for the spelling of the day and month names, is the format
> > always the same?
> I believe all dates in LC are delivered using US English spellings, except when explicitly directed otherwise by setting the useSystemDate to true.
> With the Internet date, though, the Dictionary notes that it follows RFC 2822, which IIFC only supports US English date element names, so I think it should be unaffected by the useSystemDate.
> If anyone using a non-US English system can double-check the format after setting the useSystemDate to true it would be helpful to confirm that.
> -- 
> Richard Gaskin
> Fourth World Systems
> Software Design and Development for the Desktop, Mobile, and the Web
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