I want to get a program (a script that can be set to auto-start or something) that tells you every hour like "It's 11 o'clock."
I know it's easy on Macs, but how do you get that on Precise?
There's a program in the standard repos for it,
Then you can run
If you want to change the format (for example to remove the "and X seconds") it would be
If you wanna get crazy you can also add to gnome-schedule:
Where custom message can include the output of the command
and if you want a nicer voice try something like: