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Mkdocs plugin that enables displaying the localized date of the last git modification of a markdown file.

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MkDocs plugin that enables displaying the localized date of the last git modification of a markdown file. Forked from mkdocs-git-revision-date-plugin.


(Example when used together with mkdocs-material theme)


Install the plugin using pip:

pip install mkdocs-git-revision-date-localized-plugin

Activate the plugin in mkdocs.yml:

  - git-revision-date-localized


In theme templates

In templates you can use page.meta.git_revision_date_localized:

{% if page.meta.git_revision_date_localized %}
  Last update: {{ page.meta.git_revision_date_localized }}
{% endif %}

In markdown pages

In your markdown files you can use {{ git_revision_date_localized }}:

Last update: {{ git_revision_date_localized }}

Localizated variants

The plugin uses babel and timeago to provide different date formats:

{{ git_revision_date_localized }}
{{ git_revision_date_localized_time }}
{{ git_revision_date_localized_iso }}
{{ git_revision_date_localized_iso_time }}
{{ git_revision_date_localized_timeago }}


28 November, 2019
28 November, 2019 13:57:28
2019-11-28 13:57:26
20 hours ago



Set this option to a two letter ISO639 language code to use a another language. This will overwrite any locale setting in mkdocs or your theme. If no locale is set fallback is English (en).

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