[pmwiki-users] problem with utf-8 chars and TimeFmt

Patrick R. Michaud pmichaud at pobox.com
Thu Mar 2 12:47:23 CST 2006

On Thu, Mar 02, 2006 at 11:28:45AM +0100, Sebastian Siedentopf wrote:
> >    $FmtPV['$LastModified'] =
> >      'utf8_encode(strftime($GLOBALS["TimeFmt"], $page["time"]))';
> >    $CurrentTime = utf8_encode(strftime($TimeFmt,$Now));
> This was my solution for $CurrentTime too. {$LastModified} works  
> also. The history is a little bit tricky and I haven't found a  
> solution without modifying one of the core files. Beside just putting
>     $FmtV['$DiffTime'] = utf8_encode(strftime($TimeFmt,$diffgmt));
> into the pagerev.php the most flexible I can think of is
>     $DiffStartFmt = "<div class='diffbox'><div class='difftime'>\ 
> $DiffTimeUTF-8 ...";
>     $FmtPV['$DiffTimeUTF-8'] = 'utf8_encode($FmtV[\'$DiffTime\'])';
> in the config.php, if $FmtV would be a global variable in PageVar().

Oh, you can always get to a global variable via $GLOBALS:

    $FmtPV['$DiffTimeUTF-8'] =

This is probably the best bet for now.

At some point I'm hoping to come  up with a totally new module for
displaying page history, but it's not the highest priority at the


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