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Linux Pocket Guide, 2nd Edition by Daniel J. Barrett

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xclock — stdin  stdout  - file  -- opt  --help  --version

Synopsis

xclock [options]

The xclock command displays a simple, graphical clock in an X window. If you prefer a different style, there are other clock programs included, such as oclock (round clock) and the taskbar clocks displayed by GNOME and KDE.

Useful options

-analog

An analog clock with hands.

-digital [-brief]

A digital clock with full date and time; add -brief to show only the time.

-update N

Update the time display every N seconds.

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