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IfL 3.17 TBI file date is MM/DD/YYYY format

Mon Apr 30, 2018 3:58 am

HI,

I'm booting IfL v 3.17 GUI from a cd.

In the backup screen where you "Enter a filename for the backup", previously created TBI image files have creation dates in MM/DD/YYY format.

Is there a way to change that to DD/MM/YYY format?

Re: IfL 3.17 TBI file date is MM/DD/YYYY format

Mon Apr 30, 2018 5:02 am

Hi SuffolkPunch, Sorry I can't help with your question, but I am having problems with IFL 3.17 too. I used makedisk to create CDs with three different versions of IFL 3.17(GUI, CUI, no net etc) and I can't even create a .tbi file with this latest update. I now get completely different options from previous 3.16 which still works perfectly well.

Re: IfL 3.17 TBI file date is MM/DD/YYYY format

Mon Apr 30, 2018 5:57 am

You should perhaps post your question as a *new* post with appropriate subject line?

Re: IfL 3.17 TBI file date is MM/DD/YYYY format

Mon Apr 30, 2018 8:12 am

You can use the "FileTemplate" INI file option (--filetpl from the command line) to change the filename template used. This option goes in the [BACKUP_DEFAULTS] section of the ifl.ini file. For example:

[BACKUP_DEFAULTS]
FileTemplate=Custom Name $~DD$-$~MM$-$~YYYY$

Re: IfL 3.17 TBI file date is MM/DD/YYYY format

Mon Apr 30, 2018 3:32 pm

simple operations vs traditional mode?

"Johnt" wrote in message news:14868@public.image...

Hi SuffolkPunch, Sorry I can't help with your question, but I am having
problems with IFL 3.17 too. I used makedisk to create CDs with three
different versions of IFL 3.17(GUI, CUI, no net etc) and I can't even create
a .tbi file with this latest update. I now get completely different options
from previous 3.16 which still works perfectly well.

Re: IfL 3.17 TBI file date is MM/DD/YYYY format

Mon May 21, 2018 11:19 am

Thanks, that worked. Choosing the Traditional mode instead of Simple made the difference. It was so long since I had to change anything.

Re: IfL 3.17 TBI file date is MM/DD/YYYY format

Wed Jun 13, 2018 3:35 am

TeraByte Support wrote:
>You can use the "FileTemplate" INI file option (--filetpl from the command line) to change the filename template used. This >option goes in the [BACKUP_DEFAULTS] section of the ifl.ini file. For example:
>
>[BACKUP_DEFAULTS]
>FileTemplate=Custom Name $~DD$-$~MM$-$~YYYY$
>
Thanks Paul. But does that actually change the format of the creation/modification date of the listed folders and files? Or does it just change the offered filename template? I want the former if possible?

Martin

Re: IfL 3.17 TBI file date is MM/DD/YYYY format

Wed Jun 13, 2018 4:01 pm

It would just change the filename template. There is an option to change the listings to use the YYYY-MM-DD (ISO8601) format, but I don't see one for customizing it otherwise.

Re: IfL 3.17 TBI file date is MM/DD/YYYY format

Thu Jun 14, 2018 4:19 am

TeraByte Support(PP) wrote:
> It would just change the filename template. There is an option to change
> the listings to use the YYYY-MM-DD (ISO8601) format, but I don't see one
> for customizing it otherwise.

Thanks. Here's how in case it helps someone else:
1. Run makedisk.exe (in Windows 7)
2. Select ‘Traditional – You have control over options (Custom)’
3. In the 'Additional ifl.ini options' screen enter ‘ISO8601=1’

Martin
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