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Displaying week's number in certain format using ncal or cal

Don't you just love it when two commands each do one thing you want but neither do both? This is what cal does. Nice formatting. Lacks week numbers though: $ cal January 2012 Su Mo Tu We ...
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Pop-up event reminders in Korganizer, when synchronizing with Google Calendar

I have "connected" my Google Calendar with KOrganizer . I create an event within my Google account. I want pop-up reminders to show up when I go home, even though the events weren't created by ...
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Command line utility to read vCalendar files

I use alpine to read mails, and occasionally get emails from people with vCalendar files in attachment. Is there a command line utility that reads and displays vCalendar files?
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A Calendar/Scheduling application

I'm looking for a program to use as a calendar. The first observation that I would make is that Google apps would be perfect except for two things: it is online, and it is online. The first ...
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How do I refresh the Google calendar in Gnome?

I'm using Gnome 3.14 on Arch Linux. I'm fond of the calendar drop-down when you click on the time in the top panel. I've set up my Google calendar to show there, but if I happen to be offline when ...
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First and last day of a month

Given two numbers, month and year, how can I compute the first and the last day of that month ? My goal is to output these three lines: month / year (month in textual form but that is trivial) for ...
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Which application to use for a calendar?

I need a calendar that stores everything locally as I work from places that don't have internet sometimes (I'm a virtual office). I really can't figure it out from reading what I can find about the ...
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Google calendar in the terminal

I'm looking to use the terminal more and more, and I'd like to find a terminal calendar app that can sync with Google calendar. I'm running ubuntu 14.04
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Cal no space delimiter

I am an OpenBSD user and I am writing an awk script which automatically generates TeX course calendars for all courses that I teach. To obtain actual calendar out of the system I use Unix cal command. ...
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iCloud calendar command line utility

Is there a CLI utility that allows one to sync up with their iCloud calendar (i.e., iPhone calendar on the cloud) to modify calendar events, etc.?
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Why does evolution-calendar-factory uses so much virtual memory?

In Debian Jessie 64-bit with Gnome 3.14.1, System Monitor shows evolution-calendar-factory process is using 1.1 GiB, and evolution-alarm-notify is using 826.6 MiB of virtual memory. I don't use no ...
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How to disable gnome calendar integration with google?

I want to remove Google calendar tasks from Gnome calendar. I never really configured Gnome to show Google tasks but I think Evolution automatically integrated them. I did find some instructions on ...
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What is a “2 character marker” in pal?

What does a "2 character marker" mean in the text calendar pal? The help for this program is scanty. Is there a way to get more detailed information? Does this program use all the same conventions as ...
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Choose the calendars appearing in the GNOME shell panel

When clicking the clock, or date and time, in the Panel of GNOME shell, a popup displays a calendar browsable for events from connected or local calendars. (As far as I know, the date is fetched from ...
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Syncronising Calendar and Contacts between Thunberbird and Android using Linux Software

I am looking for software to sync my Calendar and my Contacts between Thunderbird, my Android phones and probably other clients like KDEs Kalendar and Kontacts. I want to have both parts available ...
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How do I add a colleague's calender in Evolution from Exchange?

I know it works, because I have 10 calendars, all marked with ews, that somehow I added when I setup Evolution a gazillion years ago. Now we got 2 new colleagues and I'm at total loss how to add them ...
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calendar built-in displays error for “#include <hr_HR/calendar.all>”

For Linux Mint 18.3, 32-bit, MATE desktop 1.18.0. In BASH, typing calendar produces the following error. rbv@rbv-F80Q ~ $ calendar In file included from /usr/share/calendar/calendar.all:23:0, ...
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How to add calendars and contacts support to mail server

I have installed Postfix, Dovecot and MySQL to set a personal mail server with virtual users stored in the database. It works great, but there are two things missing: Calendars and Contacts. For ...
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Is it possible to integrate Apple iCloud services (e.g. contacts, calendars) with Fedora 20?

I am a new laptop user after using an iMac desktop for about seven years. Over that time, I had become fairly reliant on Apple's services syncing between my iPhone and my iMac. Now that I'm on Fedora,...
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Unix 'calendar' program upgraded to work with multiple years?

Many years ago, there was a Unix 'calendar' program. Every user would create their own ~/.calendar file and root would run 'calendar' once daily to send people email reminders from their ~/.calendar ...
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Calendaring daemon

I'm looking for a calendaring application that runs as a daemon, engages with the system eg starting applications or interacting with the desktop environment ( KDE ,Gnome ,E17, Lxde etc. ). I would ...
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First Day of week stuck on Sunday in any locale (Debian)

I'm trying to figure out why I can't have any locale working with monday set as first day of the week. Installed locales: francescos@Thinkpad-T420:~$ locale -a C C.UTF-8 en_GB.utf8 en_IE.utf8 en_US....
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Auto-updating desktop calendar as wallpaper

Is there such an application that updates your wallpaper according to your planner/calendar so that you can have a weekly view of your planner/calendar.
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Generate Calendar Text File in Linux

how to generate a text file in Linux as below. Workweek, with 7 dates on each line. 2016WW22=20160521:20160522:20160523:20160524:20160525:20160526:20160527: 2016WW23=20160528:20160529:20160530:...
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Passing arguments to KOrganizer event reminder bash/yad scripts

I am refining a bash/yad script which runs when an event reminder is triggered in KOrganizer. (yad is a drop-in replacement for zenity. It is being actively developed and has many more features and ...
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How do I get a standard list of US holidays for use with pcal?

I've been using the pcal command for ages, I use it to print out blank monthly calendars, which serve as my event diaries. I learned that it has the ability to print calendars with Federal holidays ...
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Evolution's calendar desktop notifications fail appearing

I installed Evolution recently, for its Google Calendar integration, but it produces strange behaviors. In certain "test cases", the program was able to execute a desktop notification about upcoming ...
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Korganizer synchronization

I use Korganizer in my main laptop and in my secondary laptop - both runs netrunner linux. Recently the main went kaboom and i realize the necessity of having a way to synchronize my data accress ...
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Show calendar on desktop via a widget?

I'm using Linux Mint 17.1 + MATE running Thunderbird v31.7 + Lightning for my mail/calendaring app. I'd like to have some kind of desktop widget to show my calendar, but screenlets doesn't seem to ...
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Add a non-Georgian calendar in MATE

I'm using the MATE desktop environment, and one of the things I can attach to the panel is a clock and calendar. I use non-Georgian dates on a daily basis, and I would like to show another date on ...
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how to open someone's shared calendar on thunderbird

I just receive an email with title "Sharing invitation: XXX - Calendar" on thunderbird and there is a xml attachment together. I just want to know how I can open this shared calendar. BTW I am using ...
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How to colorize `gcal`

I'm using gcal. http://www.gnu.org/software/gcal/manual/gcal.html Is there easy way to make Saturday blue and Sunday red? If there is another CLI program that provides the same functionality in OSX, ...
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Setting a default todo list in KOrganizer

I've been using KOrganizer's calendar for awhile now, synching it with my Android phone's calendar using Google's calendar. Now I want to start using the todo list. Synching it with my phone using ...
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Calendar software for Linux [closed]

I'm wondering and searching a calendar for Linux (Centos). Here calendar means to save important notes and points by date and time in all days,for this purpose I'm asking this question. Is there any ...
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Calendar question in unix

I want to print dates with their respective days of a particular years month. Example entered year is 2018 and month is Feb. so output will show Date. Day 1. thursday 2. ...
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Install php extension if PHP is already installed

Is it possible to install a php extension if PHP is already installed without having to rebuild PHP? I need to install the calendar extension but I don't like to build PHP, I just installed it with ...
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how convert an ics file (exported from google calendar) as textual diary

I'd like export (possibly automatically) from google calendar an .ics file and convert it to a text diary (maybe .md, or .html). A way there is, with the IFTTT scripts, but is too commercial, I am ...
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Linux Mint - Calendar Locale (Change days name)

Using Linux Mint 18.3 Sylvia on 64-bit, I cannot find out how to change the locale only for Calendar (changing Monday to Luni[Romanian] for example). I want the rest of the things to stay on EN_US, ...
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Display Set Number of Months with cal

With the cal command I noticed you can use: cal -3 Which displays current month, one before, and one behind. Is there an easy way to show another number? The following doesn't work: cal -5 Are the ...
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How to make a simple script run at login everytime

I'm extremely new to Linux style computing. Please keep that in mind. I figured out how to write a script for the calendar to pop up in the terminal. !/bin/bash Shell Scrip to display current date, ...
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php --enable-calendar=shared

I have on my Arch linux system, php compiled with --enable-calendar=shared, what does that mean? I couldn't find any relevant information on that topic on the web. Problem is, that I have to ...
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Time bugs in systems and my confusions [closed]

I want to know what is unix 2038 bug. It's hardware based or software based problem? How RTC work with all os like Windows, Unix etc.? What is the memory size of RTC? If real time store in RTC ...
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Make calendar systemd timers run after boot if the machine was powered off

I'm using a Laptop with GNU/Linux and I would like certain jobs to run automatically on certain calendar events even if the machine was off. I understand I should use the OnCalendar= directive but ...
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How to show the iso week number in gcal?

Today is 2019-07-17 and I want gcal to show the calendar for the current month along with the iso week numbers for the respective weeks. $ gcal --correct-parammeters July 2019 Mo Tu We Th Fr ...
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Thunderbird doesn't show reminder popup for events for tasks

I am using Thunderbird version 52.7.0, on Ubuntu 16.04.4 LTS, Xenial. I have a hard time to figure out why I don't get any Reminder Popup for events or tasks. Even though I have setup my Lightning as ...
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Debian Icedove - how to transfer calendar (iceowl) and contacts from one computer to another

I'm installing a new computer; I moved from Jessie to Stretch on that occasion; in both cases using Icedove with the Iceowl calendar extension. IMAP e-mail setup was zero work, but now I need to get ...
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Debug CalDAVs sync failures with network sniffer, how to be display prettyprinted traffic in terminal

I need to debug some unsuccessful CalDAV synchronization requests. I have functioning clients, so I can compare working vs broken. The traffic is SSL-encrypted, but I have the key. I have root on a ...
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Calendar to Cal displaying schedule [closed]

I don't understand how to create a txt to use the calendar utility to display "notes"