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Display calendar with specific national holidays and week numbers

Terminal - Display calendar with specific national holidays and week numbers
gcal -K -q GB_EN 2009 # display holidays in UK/England for 2009 (with week numbers)
2009-03-15 10:19:52
User: mpb
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Display calendar with specific national holidays and week numbers

NB when you run this gcal command in your shell, holidays are highlighted

but this highlighting does not show in the sample output (above).

To find full details on gcal options: gcal --long-help | less

Example for United States, Pennsylvania:

gcal -K -q US_PA 2009 # display holidays in USA/Pennsylvania for 2009 (with week numbers)

Example for Hong Kong:

gcal -K -q HK 2009 # display holidays in Hong Kong for 2009 (with week numbers)

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If you do not have the gcal command it can easily be installed. For example, on Mandriva Linux: urpmi gcal

Comment by mpb 266 weeks and 3 days ago

Doesn't seem to exist in macports, however the similar tool 'pal' is available on that platform. Nice to see some updates to cal!

Comment by philiph 266 weeks and 1 day ago

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