NH_DATE_FMT specifies the format used for the date values in eHealth reports, the console, and the Web interface.
MDY for English
DMY for French and Spanish
YMD for Japanese
DMY ? dd/mm/yyyy format. For example, 31 December 2003
appears as 31/12/2003.
MDY ? mm/dd/yyyy format. For example, 31 December 2003
appears as 12/31/2003.
YMD ? yyyy/mm/dd format. For example, 31 December 2003
appears as 2003/12/31.
This variable is set to the format that the user specifies during the eHealth installation. If you change this variable after installation, the change affects only the date values in scheduled reports and the eHealth console. To change the date format used in the Web interface (on the Run Reports page), do the following in addition to changing the value in the eHealth environment files:
After defining NH_DATE_FMT, reboot the system to ensure that the Web server uses the new value of the variable.
1. Edit /etc/init.d/httpd on Solaris or /sbin/init.d/httpd on HP-UX, and update the value of NH_DATE_FMT.
2. To stop and restart the eHealth Web server, log in as the eHealth user and enter the following commands at a command prompt: