[TriLUG] Date in Thunderbird and job listings
hunteke at earlham.edu
Sun Oct 7 15:38:05 EDT 2007
At 3:06p -0400 on 07 Oct 2007, Douglas A. Whitfield wrote:
> I just found that running "LC_TIME="en_SG.UTF-8" thunderbird &" in terminal
> works, but it seems to go away each time you turn off Thunderbird, so I'll
> need a way to fix that.
Time for a script:
$ cat > ~/bin/thunderbird
$ chmod +x ~/bin/thunderbird
Make sure that ~/bin is at the front of your $PATH variable, then you
should be able to run thunderbird with Singapore's locale automagically.
(I know, some may jump on ~/bin being at front of path, so feel free to
make ~/bin/thunderbird a unique name, and put ~/bin at the end of the
> What the line does is set Thunderbirds time format
> (but not time) to Signapore. For some reason, this works.
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