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Feature Request Tracker

ID29
StatusClosed (Can not Implement)
Categorydatetime
SummaryProvide commands to display uppercased dates

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Currently, \MakeUppercase cannot be used because it needs expandable commands and datetime's \displaydate and the like aren't expandable. Hence, it could be nice for datetime to provide macros such as \displayuppercasedate that display date uppercased versions of dates.

Denis Bitouzé

Evaluation

This is not achievable in datetime.sty as the underlying \formatdate that governs the date style is robust. However, this ability is available in datetime2.sty which replaces the now obsolete datetime.sty as datetime2.sty makes commands like \today expandable.

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