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Author belopolsky
Recipients amaury.forgeotdarc, belopolsky, eric.smith, gvanrossum, loewis, schmir, vstinner
Date 2011-01-06.19:13:45
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Maybe rather than spending the effort maintaining a legacy API such as strftime, someone could look into implementing localized date formatting as defined by recent Unicode standards:

http://unicode.org/reports/tr35/#Date_Format_Patterns

Apparently there is a free implementation for Python out there:

http://babel.edgewall.org/wiki/Documentation/dates.html#pattern-syntax

See also msg107236 on issue #8913.
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