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Function template gather_weekday_strings

boost::date_time::gather_weekday_strings — This function gathers up all the weekday strings from a std::locale.

Synopsis

template<typename charT> 
std::vector< std::basic_string< charT > > 
gather_weekday_strings(const std::locale & locale, 
bool short_strings = true);

Description

Using the time_put facet, this function creates a collection of all the weekday strings from a locale starting with the string for 'Sunday'. This is handy when building custom date parsers or formatters that need to be localized.

Parameters

locale

The locale to use when gathering the strings

short_strings

True(default) to gather short strings, false for long strings.

Returns: A vector of strings containing the weekdays in order. eg: Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat

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