Subject: Re: silly request for ideas about about silly change
To: Jarkko Hietaniemi <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Andrew Brown <email@example.com>
Date: 06/21/2002 16:42:35
>> can we make +3 work for "the current month and the previous two"?
>> that's also *very* useful. especially during the first few days of a
>The *mathematically* logical way would be
>cal +3 next
>cal -3 previous
>cal +-3 next and previous
>cal -+3 next and previous
and "cal -moon" for the lunar month instead? ;-)
>but of course that's not the way UNIX options usually work,
>and calls for custom option parsing...
not. that would be hairy.
getting back to the original *point*, using -3 is a fine idea. having
a way to print the current month and the previous two would be a
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