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winsrev
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1000 to 1,000

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In all of the phpbb versions i have never seen numbers set out as 53,000 theyve always been 53000. All it requires is a simple

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Re: 1000 to 1,000

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What for?
1000 is perfectly clear to everybody whist 1,000 == 1 in countries where a comma is the decimal delimitor.

Perhaps the most "logical (whose logic?)" to do if a format where to be imposed is using a space as a delimitor (except for thousands).

So 1000 is perfectly OK, as is 1 000 000.
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Re: 1000 to 1,000

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It could probably be defined in the language files, if its country dependency can be assumed from the language, otherwise it could be added to the user profile so they can choose it like they do with date format, time zone, etc.
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Re: 1000 to 1,000

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I think it would be better to use a space insead, because there is no language problem with that.
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Re: 1000 to 1,000

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Comma looks slightly better. Should we get to choose in the acp?
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Re: 1000 to 1,000

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I'd vote for  .
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Re: 1000 to 1,000

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Why space? IPB uses a comma.
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Re: 1000 to 1,000

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Alfatrion wrote: I think it would be better to use a space insead, because there is no language problem with that.
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Re: 1000 to 1,000

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warmweer wrote: 1,000 == 1 in countries where a comma is the decimal delimitor.
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Re: 1000 to 1,000

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markus_petrux wrote: It could probably be defined in the language files, if its country dependency can be assumed from the language, otherwise it could be added to the user profile so they can choose it like they do with date format, time zone, etc.
Quoted for agreement. Language file would be the only sensible way.
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