Date configuration

Rick rufus at
Sun May 11 13:10:44 UTC 2008

Rick wrote:
> Just installed 8.04.
> I have tried in a number of places, but I am unable to change the date 
> configuration from US style to European style. May 7, 2008 shows as 
> 5.7.08 instead of 7.5.08. Where can I make the shift?
> Thanks in advance.
> Rick
Is it possible that everyone on the list has converted to the US date 
writing system? I have still not found anywhere to change the US date 
writing order on my 8.04 installation to European date writing order. 
Surely someone out there must know how to do this. Please help.

Thanks in advance,


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