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Re: [1.7] Updated: cygwin-1.7.0-63
Jim Reisert AD1C <jjreisert <at> alum.mit.edu> writes:
> Thanks, Eric. I tried this but could not get what I wanted:
> LTDENA-REISERT:c/Home> ls -al --time-style="posix-long-iso"
> -rwx------ 1 reisert Domain Users 3326 2009-10-30 12:51 .XWinrc
> -rwx------ 1 reisert Users 663 2009-02-26 10:37 .Xdefaults
> From the info link you sent me, it says:
> List POSIX-locale timestamps if the `LC_TIME' locale category
> is POSIX, STYLE timestamps otherwise. For example, the
> `posix-long-iso' style lists timestamps like `Mar 30 2002'
> and `Mar 30 23:45' when in the POSIX locale, and like
> `2002-03-30 23:45' otherwise.
> I must not be in a POSIX LOCALE, then. LC_TIME isn't defined, nor is
> How do I make this work, while maintaining:
> - Jim
You might try "LANG=en_us.UTF-8" (Note the lower-case "us"). It seems to
change the time formatting used by ls. But I don't understand how or why, nor
do I know if it will break whatever else you're using LANG for.
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