[maemo-users] [maemo-users] Some Thoughts Regarding IT OS 2007 and the N800

From: James Sparenberg james at linuxrebel.org
Date: Sat Jan 27 02:42:48 EET 2007
On Friday 26 January 2007 07:30, Karoliina.T.Salminen at nokia.com wrote:
> Hi,
> >Regarding 12- 24-hour time, I recommend, for the next update,
> >you provide the ability of the user to choose which they
> >desire.
> I was kind of campaigning for that back then it was specified (when we
> were making
> the 770), however, not everybody did agree with me and it was not me
> that was
> going to decide it anyway, so it is thus the way it is now - English ->
> 12 hour clock
> Finnish -> 24 hour clock.
> >  Military personnel in the US, for example, use a
> >24-hour clock as do many international corporations.  Visitors
> >to the US may see the N800 and decide to purchase one at a
> >local CompUSA and be disappointed that it uses US time.
> Well, I use English language on my N93 and it does the same thing and it
> is pretty
> odd for me since I would prefer to use English + 24 hour clock and I
> have used to
> the 24 hour clock. But one can't ever get everything and it is not
> possible to please
> everybody always at the same time.

   And to make it more fun to see a 24 hour clock in English install panel 


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