Commit 9a0f54fe authored by Tor Lillqvist's avatar Tor Lillqvist Committed by Tor Lillqvist
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Improve doc for g_date_strftime(). (#346197)

2006-07-20  Tor Lillqvist  <tml@novell.com>

	* glib/tmpl/date.sgml: Improve doc for
	g_date_strftime(). (#346197)
parent b2407445
2006-07-20 Tor Lillqvist <tml@novell.com>
* glib/tmpl/date.sgml: Improve doc for
g_date_strftime(). (#346197)
2006-07-05 Matthias Clasen <mclasen@redhat.com> 2006-07-05 Matthias Clasen <mclasen@redhat.com>
* glib/tmpl/base64.sgml: Remove bogus reference * glib/tmpl/base64.sgml: Remove bogus reference
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...@@ -685,9 +685,20 @@ to be a Sunday.) ...@@ -685,9 +685,20 @@ to be a Sunday.)
<!-- ##### FUNCTION g_date_strftime ##### --> <!-- ##### FUNCTION g_date_strftime ##### -->
<para> <para>
Generates a printed representation of the date, in a locale-specific Generates a printed representation of the date, in a locale-specific
way. Works just like the standard C <function>strftime()</function> way. Works just like the platform's C library
function, but only accepts date-related formats; time-related formats <function>strftime()</function> function, but only accepts
give undefined results. Date must be valid. date-related formats; time-related formats give undefined
results. Date must be valid. Unlike <function>strftime()</function>
(which uses the locale encoding), works on a UTF-8 format string and
stores a UTF-8 result.
</para>
<para>
This function does not provide any conversion specifiers in addition
to those implemented by the platform's C library. For example, don't
expect that using <function>g_date_strftime()</function> would make
the %F provided by the C99 <function>strftime()</function> work on
Windows where the C library only complies to C89.
</para> </para>
@s: destination buffer. @s: destination buffer.
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