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I'm using authoryear with some customisations to give me a bibliography entry like this:

Gal-Chen, T. and R. C. Somerville, 1975. On the Use of a Coordinate Transformation for the Solution of the Navier-Stokes Equations. J. Comp. Phys., 17, 209–228.

In my LaTeX file I use:


And I define a biblatex.cfg file in the same directory:


How can I change the period to a colon after the year of publication?

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    You say you did some customizations; please, make a full example. – egreg Jun 23 '14 at 18:04
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    If you have not changed too much \renewcommand*{\labelnamepunct}{\addcolon\space} should do it. But we really need an MWE to see whether this can help here. – moewe Jun 23 '14 at 19:02

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