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imdeemvp
6th August 2004, 08:56 AM
Just check it out...

Open your terminal

As regular user type: cal

what did you get?

exactly.......:D

kosmosik
6th August 2004, 09:05 AM
heh ;] old GNU cal - nothing special... check out pal - I use it on regular basic, it rulez.
http://palcal.sourceforge.net/

it even has events from LOTR! ;]

imdeemvp
6th August 2004, 09:30 AM
intended to our new friends....no bragging rights here :D

btw...someone used to dress you funny? :(

kosmosik
6th August 2004, 10:02 AM
:P

guess what happens if you issue "fortune" command (uh you have to install fortune-mod package :\ should be in default install)...

imdeemvp
6th August 2004, 10:42 AM
tricky.....

bamboo_spider
6th August 2004, 10:52 AM
thanks , it does save some headaches henceforth

ghaefb
6th August 2004, 10:57 AM
Or even better: cal && date :p

jzke
7th August 2004, 03:39 AM
wat does cal do? soz Fedora isn't available to me atm...

ghaefb
7th August 2004, 09:59 AM
wat does cal do? soz Fedora isn't available to me atm...

It displays simple calendar directly on terminal..
Like this:

August 2004
Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31

imdeemvp
7th August 2004, 10:14 AM
beat me.....

foolish
7th August 2004, 01:44 PM
Another neat and widely used terminal utility is dict. Install the package "dictd"


yum install dictd


Now:


dict whatever you want to know