A setting that changes how the date is displayed in the status bar.
When this patch is activated the status bar will show the day of the month, month and year all the time.
Always show long date in status bar: On
When this patch is deactivated, the status bar will show just the month and year. The day of the month can be displayed by pausing the game.
Always show long date in status bar: Off
This feature is enabled by default. Either disable this patch through the configure patches -> interface window or use the following syntax in Openttd.cfg:
[patches] status_long_date = false