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calendar [option ]

Read your calendar file and display all lines that contain the current date. The calendar file is like a memo board. You create the file and add entries like the following:

5/4     meeting with design group at 2 pm
may 6   pick up anniversary card on way home

When you run calendar on May 4, the first line is displayed. calendar can be automated by using crontab or at , or by including it in your startup files .profile or .login .



Allow a privileged user to invoke calendar for all users, searching each user's login directory for a file named calendar . Entries that match are sent to a user via mail. This feature is intended for use via cron . It is not recommended in networked environments with large user bases.

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