Bug 3278 - DateTimeFormatInfo.GenitiveMonthNames returns invariant month names
Summary: DateTimeFormatInfo.GenitiveMonthNames returns invariant month names
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Alias: None
Product: Class Libraries
Classification: Mono
Component: mscorlib ()
Version: 2.10.x
Hardware: PC Windows
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Target Milestone: Untriaged
Assignee: Bugzilla
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Reported: 2012-02-08 16:05 UTC by Jon Skeet
Modified: 2012-05-15 13:41 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Description Jon Skeet 2012-02-08 16:05:20 UTC
Currently, DateTimeFormatInfo.GenitiveMonthNames and DateTimeFormatInfo.AbbreviatedGenitiveMonthNames appear to always use the *invariant* names.

If Mono doesn't want to get into the business of actually researching the real genitive names (which I can see would be a pain) it would at least be better to use the non-genitive names for the culture, rather than leaving the invariant ones. That way, any code which attempts to use the genitive month names correctly ends up looking minorly, forgiveably wrong instead of totally awful.
Comment 1 Marek Safar 2012-05-15 13:41:21 UTC
Fixed in master