Business 'fancy date format'

John Ralls jralls at
Tue Nov 8 16:55:34 EST 2016

> On Nov 8, 2016, at 12:58 PM, Robert Fewell <14ubobit at> wrote:
> While going through the business reports looking for any charts on master,
> I have come across the following problem...
> Under File/Properties/Business there is an option to specify a fancy date
> format which by default is showing UTC.
> All I have added was a company name and saved that.
> With some test data I ran the 'Customer Report' which failed due to it not
> retrieving the fancy date format as there is not one even though default
> shows UTC.
> So the question, at what point should the fancy date format be saved to
> file ?
> should this report test for a date format, if not one use the
> (gnc-default-strftime-date-format)


If the user changes the setting it should be saved when she clicks "OK".

What do you have set for "Fancy Date Format"? I think the default is "Locale".

John Ralls

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