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Old 04-22-2004, 06:35 AM   #1
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Blackbox clock am-pm / 24H format?


I just noticed, the clock the bottom of my blackbox is running in am-pm format.

How do I set this to 24H format instead?

GNOME and everything else is running 24H format.
Old 04-22-2004, 07:48 AM   #2
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Edit ~/.blackboxrc and check for

session.screen0.strftimeFormat: %D - %H:%M

you can change those variables to fit whatever you want, and all they use
is the date % stuff. Type date --help and you'll see all the different
percent codes, and enjoy.

(for the record, %D - %H:%M = mm/dd/yy - 24hour hour:minutes)
Old 04-22-2004, 02:25 PM   #3
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Thanks, that was exactly what I was looking for! :-)


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