Subject: Re: silly request for ideas about about silly change
To: None <>
From: Jan Schaumann <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 06/21/2002 16:29:07
Alan Barrett <> wrote:
> On Fri, 21 Jun 2002, Perry E. Metzger wrote:
> > I am going to add a switch that says "show me this month and the next
> > two months". (Three nicely fills 80 columns -- more wouldn't work.)
> > I can't figure out a decent letter to use for the
> > "show three months" switch.
> Why does it have to be a letter?  "cal -3" seems appropriate to me.

I thought so too (and I also want this option), but wouldn't the user
then assume that she can do "cal -N"?  Not that that would necessarily
be a bad thing...


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