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Old 10-14-2003, 04:25 AM   #1
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Question about date

I want to display the date like this

Date: 14/10/03
Time: 11:24

I know that I can put the date on the screen by date +%D%n%T But how can I put the string on screen.

It's for a shell script

Old 10-14-2003, 04:41 AM   #2
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Place that string under the /etc/bashrc file like this:

alias date='date +"DATE: %D%nTIME: %T "'

This will be used for all users on your box.



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