print the current date and time with sfk time, or run a clock showing absolute and relative time permanently with sfk clock for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux.
sfk time [options] [format]sfk clock
prints the current date and time, or shows
a clock with absolute and relative time.
Y = year
M = month
D = day
h = hour
m = minute
s = second
any other char is passed through.
default format is YMDhms.
-nice print format Y-M-D h:m:s
-spat support slash patterns \t etc.
-from n print unix timestamp n as human readable time.
cannot not use chain input data.
see alsosfk unixtime prints the unix timestamp
sfk sleep delay execution for some time
web referencehttp://stahlworks.com/sfk-timeexamplessfk time -spat "Y-M-D\th:m:s" +filt -tabform "$col2 $col1"
prints 2011-06-16 06:17:31 to terminal,
with a tab character between date and time,
post processing the output by sfk filter.
permanently show absolute and relative time.