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Put a console clock in top right corner

Terminal - Put a console clock in top right corner
while true; do tput sc; tput cup 0 $(($(tput cols)-74)); w | grep load; tput rc; sleep 10; done &
2011-04-27 09:28:27
User: ahofmann
Functions: grep sleep tput
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Put a console clock in top right corner

Gives not only date but also some interesting status about the System

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Terminal - Alternatives
while sleep 1;do tput sc;tput cup 0 $(($(tput cols)-29));date;tput rc;done &
2011-02-17 11:13:19
User: glaudiston
Functions: sleep tput
96

A nice way to use the console in full screen without forget the current time.

you can too add other infos like cpu and mem use.

while true; do echo -ne "\e[s\e[0;$((COLUMNS-27))H$(date)\e[u"; sleep 1; done &
2012-11-11 02:16:21
User: SQUIIDUX
Functions: echo sleep
3

This puts a clock in the top right of the terminal. This version doesn't use tput, but uses escape codes

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