I have locale set for en_DK

Nautilus still displays non-standardized date-time format. Is there a way to make it behave and display ISO standard?

  • Seems like Nautilus displays dates regardless of LC_TIME. – Gunnar Hjalmarsson May 3 '14 at 16:46
  • nautilus is completly useless when it can't even display date-time so you can know how files were modified. – user277498 May 3 '14 at 16:55
  • Ubuntu 15.04 has the same problem – William Bell Apr 18 '15 at 9:49
  • Relevant to 15.10 as well. Possible duplicate: askubuntu.com/q/285493/13330 – AlikElzin-kilaka Apr 6 '16 at 11:42

I think this may be related to the removal of date format options - details can be found in this question:

How to show full date and time in Nautilus/Files 3.6+ list view?

I’m using en_AU and expect dates formatted 1 Jun but see Jun 1 instead. Nautilus appears to ignore the locale. I’d prefer the choice of a full date, but it should at least conform to the locale.

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