NAME
date, clock – date and time

SYNOPSIS
date [ option ] [ seconds ]
clock

DESCRIPTION
Print the date, in the format

Tue Aug 16 17:03:52 CDT 1977

The options are
u    Report Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) rather than local time.
n    Report the date as the number of seconds since the epoch, 00:00:00 GMT, January 1, 1970.

The conversion from Greenwich Mean Time to local time depends on the $timezone environment variable; see ctime(2).

If the optional argument seconds is present, it is used as the time to convert rather than the real time.

Clock draws a simple analog clock in its window.

FILES
/env/timezone         Current timezone name and adjustments.
/adm/timezone         A directory containing timezone tables.
/adm/timezone/local   Default timezone file, copied by init(8) into /env/timezone.

SOURCE
/sys/src/cmd/date.c
/sys/src/cmd/clock.c
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