Correct Urdu wikipedia date formats
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In Urdu language, years i.e "2016" should be with year sign which occurs at the end like "2016ء".
Is it possible to change current format of year to above mentioned format? and in time parse function as well?

Restricted Application added subscribers: JEumerus, Matanya, Aklapper. · View Herald TranscriptSep 8 2016, 11:17 AM

Where to see a "time parse function"?

Aklapper renamed this task from Years in Urdu language to Years in Urdu language should have a ء character.Sep 8 2016, 11:29 AM
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MuhammadShuaib added a comment.EditedSep 8 2016, 12:06 PM

Where to see a "time parse function"?

For example, here in this template
https://ur.wikipedia.org/wiki/سانچہ:زندہ_بدون_حوالہ

(ستمبر 2016) should be (ستمبر 2016ء), It comes from Lua module.

@Urbanecm could you take this task please?

I don't know where I can change it. So probably no...

I don't know where I can change it. So probably no...

My be T14024 is helpful.

BukhariSaeed renamed this task from Years in Urdu language should have a ء character to Correct Urdu wikipedia date formats.Oct 4 2017, 11:42 AM
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Current date format example:

11:07, 4 اکتوبر 2017

please change this to:
11:07، 4 اکتوبر 2017ء

please add urdu letter "ء" with years and replace english comma ( , ) with urdu comma ( ، ).

umpteen thanks in advance.

I already uploaded this proposed patch one year ago which contains hijri calendar for Urdu as well.

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/#/c/309724/

BukhariSaeed triaged this task as High priority.Oct 6 2017, 5:15 PM
Aklapper raised the priority of this task from High to Needs Triage.Oct 6 2017, 8:16 PM