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> Now, if we want to tackle the date issue, we should first agree on a
> format that is easy to process and readable when not formatted, e.g.
> Then we need to display them properly in all languages. We do not need
> any full-fledged date/time formatting lib.
> A simple function for each language will do.
> I do not mind writing them once I get the specs from translators.
> It would be nice to have dates displayed in a consistent fashion across
> all docs & translations. It's really not the case the moment.
I have written a simple date formatting function that expects YYYY-MM-DD
dates. It should know about all languages used on www.g.o.
Please check http://www.gentoo.org/proj/en/gdp/tests/testdate.xml
All feedback appreciated,
/ Xavier Neys
\_ Gentoo Documentation Project
/ French & Internationalisation Lead