[Mono-bugs] [Bug 78569][Maj] Changed - DateTime.Parse fails to use culture info

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Changed by colin at breame.net.


--- shadow/78569	2006-06-07 04:33:18.000000000 -0400
+++ shadow/78569.tmp.27043	2006-06-07 06:33:37.000000000 -0400
@@ -122,6 +122,18 @@
 Other cultures might have got broken as well. For this particular
 case, there is another matching pattern M/d/yyyy h:mm:ss in en-GB
 DateTimeFormat (try new CultureInfo
 ("en-GB").DateTimeFormat.GetAllDateTimePatterns()). For such cultures
 that do not have conflicting date time patterns wouldn't have been
+------- Additional Comments From colin at breame.net  2006-06-07 06:33 -------
+I really do think that the problem is in locale-builder.
+If you look at the output from [1], you'll see that the pattern 
+MM/dd/yyyy (from supp/en.xml) appears /before/ dd/MM/yyyy (from 
+locales/en_GB.xml).  This is obviously incorrect as DateParse.Parse 
+will match the first pattern (from supp/en.xml) before the correct 
+pattern (from locales/en_GB.xml).
+new CultureInfo("en-GB").DateTimeFormat.GetAllDateTimePatterns()

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