At Tue, 30 Jun 2009 11:27:22 +0200, Stefan Vollmar wrote: > > Hello, > > this might be an important glitch in org-mode's documentation: > > %%(diary-anniversary 14 5 1956) Arthur Dent is %d years old > > probably should read > > %%(diary-anniversary 05 14 1956) Arthur Dent is %d years old > > if Douglas Adams had May in mind for Mr Dent. > > So according to the Emacs documentation the format is "month day year" > which feels distinctly alien to me (I am used to "day month year"). Is > there another way to have the same functionality with a different date > format?
The format of dates in Emacs' Diary is controlled by diary-date-forms which you can customise if you wish. There are pre-defined forms for european, american and iso-date. Type C-h v diary-date-forms for full help. _______________________________________________ Emacs-orgmode mailing list Remember: use `Reply All' to send replies to the list. Emacsemail@example.com http://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/emacs-orgmode