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Strange behaviour of Safari (Date formars / Apple.com login)

912 Views 3 Replies Latest reply: Jul 3, 2010 11:51 AM by ~Bee RSS
Jose M Olaya Level 1 Level 1 (145 points)
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Jul 3, 2010 11:08 AM
Hello,

I've been experiencing some very weird behaviours in Safari lately. The weirdest one is that whenever I go to an online forum, the date is shown in Unix date format, instead of "human" readable format.

I attach these two screenshots.. one with Safari, the other with Firefox.

Safari http://dl.dropbox.com/u/112449/0/time_Safari.png
Firefox http://dl.dropbox.com/u/112449/0/time_Firefox.png

Moreover.. when I try to log in the discussions.apple.com boards, I enter my login and password, then I get a "An error ocurred", with Firefox everything works great.

I tried resetting Safari, emptying the caches, deleting the preference plist files.. everything!!!

Any hints?
MacBook Pro Core 2 Duo Santa Rosa 2.4 ghz 4gb ram 160gb hdd + iMac 2.2ghz, Mac OS X (10.5)
  • ~Bee Level 7 Level 7 (30,580 points)
    Jose --
    I don't know what could be causing the date format problem, but
    In your Discussions login -- does either or both your real name or alias have an accented charactor?
    Like José?

    If so, type them in without the accents.
    The AD boards here developed a problem with this months ago, and it is still on the list to be fixed.
    15" MBP; 20"iMac Duo; 12 PB G4; mini; and a few more., Mac OS X (10.6.4), LaCie Ext. HD
  • ~Bee Level 7 Level 7 (30,580 points)
    Ok, that's fine.
    So as it is now, there are NO accented letters in your alias AND real name.

    Then that's not it.
    I was hoping is was.
    15" MBP; 20"iMac Duo; 12 PB G4; mini; and a few more., Mac OS X (10.6.4), LaCie Ext. HD

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