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Date months in locale

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Community Member, 349 Posts

4 May 2012 at 7:07am

How to get the month names in current locale
SS 2.4.7


Forum Moderator, 5523 Posts

4 May 2012 at 6:37pm

Well $Now.Month returns the month name. It will return whatever locale you have set at the PHP level (setlocale()) I don't believe SS will set this automatically for you.


Community Member, 349 Posts

4 May 2012 at 10:25pm

i use in mysite/_config.pgp lines:
setlocale(LC_TIME, i18n::get_locale() . '.utf8');

But in blog module the months are still in english.
Blog module uses in posts:
And in widget it also in english


Community Member, 349 Posts

5 May 2012 at 5:53am

got it working with code $Date.FormatDate(%d %b %Y)
But still needed the code do make ArchiveWidget to show the title in right language