Opened 12 years ago

Closed 11 years ago

#4654 closed enhancement (fixed)

Make date/time change system-wide

Reported by: DaaT Owned by: pulkomandy
Priority: normal Milestone: R1
Component: Preferences/Time & Date Version: R1/alpha1
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked By: Blocking:
Platform: All


It doesn't seem to make sense that a user has to change his date/time prefs both for the deskbar and the tracker, wouldn't it be possible to change it in one place only and make it system-wide?

Change History (4)

comment:1 by anevilyak, 12 years ago

Owner: changed from axeld to pulkomandy

comment:2 by Meanwhile, 12 years ago

Maybe this proposed system-wide solution could then also effect the way the date and time are presented inside the 'Time' window, (--> the window that shows up after right-clicking on the Deskbar clock and choosing 'Change Time'). At the moment, date and time are presented there always as Month-Day-Year and 12 Hour clock, no matter whether you've set date and time differently in either Tracker or Deskbar (or both); in the Time window they just can't be changed.

comment:3 by pulkomandy, 12 years ago

WIP: Locale Kit will take care of that through ICU. But I'm waiting for tracker refactoring to get ready and I have more important bugs to fix first.

comment:4 by pulkomandy, 11 years ago

Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed

The system-wide setting is now available. Apps just have to use it. (deskbar already does).

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