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debdate - Convert Gregorian dates to Debian Regnal dates

DEBDATE(1) DEBDATE(1)

NAME

debdate - Convert Gregorian dates to Debian Regnal dates

SYNOPSIS

debdate [-h] [-d DATE | -s SECONDS] {test} ...

DESCRIPTION

debdate is a fundamental tool for anybody who follows the debian calendar where the years are named after the current stable release.

OPTIONS

-h, --help
show this help message and exit
-d DATE, --date DATE
A gregorian date
-s SECONDS, --seconds SECONDS
A date as seconds from the Unix Epoch



EXAMPLES

debdate
 
Print the debian regnal date for today.
 
debdate -d 2017-06-18
 
Print the debian regnal date for the day of the release of Stretch.
 
debdate -s 1497736800
 
Print the same date as above.
 
debdate -d 'Jul 18 2017'
 
Print again the same date as above, passed in an illogical format. Any string that is recognised as a valid date by dateutil can be used.

SEE ALSO

date(1)
ddate(1)
https://dateutil.readthedocs.io/en/stable/

AUTHOR

valhalla@trueelena.org 2017 Elena Grandi
 
Released under the terms of the Do What The Fuck You Want To Public License, Version 2, as published by Sam Hocevar. http://www.wtfpl.net/
 
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2017-07-14