meaning of %A, %B, %C, %Y, %M etc

Asked by ivarela on 2009-03-24

Hi,
I would like to found a list of the meaning of variables %A, %B, %C, %Y, %M, %d, %s,.... etc

(I know that exist a lot of them, and I would like to know their meaning.)

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Tomasz 'Zen' Napierala
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2009-03-25
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2009-03-25
Tomasz 'Zen' Napierala (tzn) said : #1

Hi,
Those variables meaning depends on the program you are trying to use, so the firt question is, what are you trying to do? ;)

ivarela (ivarela) said : #2

I'm trying to change the date_format in gdm template

https://translations.launchpad.net/ubuntu/jaunty/+source/gdm/+pots/gdm

I'm not sure, but i think this is the list that I need to change it:

http://manpages.ubuntu.com/manpages/intrepid/man3/strftime.3.html

Best Tomasz 'Zen' Napierala (tzn) said : #3

I think that that manpage explains all variables.

ivarela (ivarela) said : #4

Thanks Tomasz Z. Napierala, that solved my question.