HDBC malfunctions with old-locale-

Simon Hengel simon.hengel at wiktory.org
Sun Apr 4 12:57:58 EDT 2010

HDBC uses System.Locale.iso8601DateFormat to produce format strings for
Data.Time.parseTime. This function has been changed with
old-locale-, and HDBC-postgresql now produce conversion errors
when dealing with datetime values. The following patch has introduced
that regression:

Wed Sep 24 21:37:55 CEST 2008  magnus at therning.org
  * Adding 'T' to conform better to standard
  This is based on information found at

I wonder if other packages are similarly effect? How do we deal with
that? Just fix HDBC?


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