Is it possible to create some sort of a clock in the terminal that will remain after shut-down of the OS. What I want is an persistent clock of an user selected start time. In the terminal you can ...
I have a Ubuntu 12.04 desktop virtual machine ran by VMWare and having some issue with the GUI clock/time what ever it is called. The thing in the right corner showing the time. When I put the laptop ...
Why does running time and /usr/bin/time give different results? /usr/bin/time thomas@tbdesktop:~$ /usr/bin/time -f "Elapsed time:%E" wc /etc/hosts 9 25 224 /etc/hosts Elapsed time:0:00.04 time ...
When I run ntpdate on its own, I get the following output: 8 Jun 15:47:46 ntpdate: no servers can be used, exiting If I run it with the -q ntp.ubuntu.com switch, it seems to query just ...
I am trying to get the time it takes to run a command, with the output in a specific format: time -f "%E" ls -l This is similar to the example in the man page (and on the online man page). However ...