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wmCalClock - Man Page

Dockable Calendar Clock


wmCalClock [-h] [-display <Display>] [-b <Volume>] [-e <Command>] [-24] [-s] [-S] [-L <Longitude>] [-l] [-tc <color>] [-bc <color>] [-tekton] [-comicsans] [-arial] [-luggerbug] [-jazz]


wmCalClock is a simple Calendar Clock with anti-aliased text and drop-shadows.



Display list of command-line options.

-display [display]

Use an alternate X Display.

-b <Volume>

Beep on the hour with specified volume (between -100 and 100).

-e <Command>

Command to execute via double click of mouse button 1. (Use quotes if your command  has white space in it).


Show time in 24-hour format instead of default 12-hour AM/PM format.


Show Greenwich Mean Sidereal Time (GMST) in 24-hour format.


Dont show seconds.

-L <Longitude>

Show Local Sidereal Time (LST) in 24-hour format. Longitude is in degrees  (- for West + for East).


Force use of lower color pixmap to conserve colors. On displays with <= 8 bits, the low color Pixmap will always be used.

-tc <color>

Change color of time-field digits.

-bc <color>

Change color of time-field background.


Use the Tekton font for time field.


Use the Arial (i.e. Helvetica)  font for time field.


Use the JazzPoster font for time field.


Use the LuggerBug font for time field.


Use the ComicSans font for time field.


Who knows? (Let me know if you find any).


Michael G. Henderson <mghenderson@lanl.gov>


16 December 1998