I run who -b to get the date of the last reboot. It returns 2013-10-29 14:55. Now ran by a daemon (I am sending this date to a server) it returns Oct 29 14:55. But some other times (before last reboot ...
Again, I found some interesting I don't understand in an info page, in info dateto be precisely: An optional modifier can follow the optional flag and width specification. The modifiers are: ...
Currently when you run the command date the output is Wed Sep 18 07:23:28 EDT 2013 and if you want to change the date you'd have to run date -s "18 SEP 2013 07:15:00" if you try to change ...
I wonder if it is possible to create a locale definition that would make the C library format the dates according to the French republican calendar. I expect then, for example, run `date' and get ...
My web-scraping scripts have long enjoyed using date -d to read in human-formatted time and date stamps like "March 11, 1999" and convert to any other format I need via the -s parameter. How might I ...