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xfce:xfce4-panel:clock [2013/07/29 19:14]
nick [Label and Tooltip Markup]
xfce:xfce4-panel:clock [2019/09/01 21:54] (current)
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 ====== Clock ====== ====== Clock ======
  
-The //Clock// panel plugin displays the current time in a variety of styles and formats.+The Clock panel plugin displays the current time in a variety of styles and formats, and allows for custom tooltips to appear on hover. It also provides a basic calendar that appears when clicked.
  
-====== Properties ======+===== Preferences ​=====
  
-<figure "Clock's properties dialog"> +<figure "​Clock ​Preferences">​{{:​xfce:​xfce4-panel:​xfce4-panel-clock.png?​nolink&​|}}</​figure>​
-{{:​xfce:​xfce4-panel:​clock.png?​nolink&​|}} +
-</​figure>​+
  
-===== Appearance ​=====+===== Time Settings ​===== 
 +? Timezone 
 +! Allows you to set a custom timezone for the clock by entering the name of a file in the zoneinfo database. If left blank, the clock uses the localtime.
  
-? Tooltip Format +===== Appearance =====
-! Changes how the time is displayed when hovering over the clock display.  +
-? Show Frame +
-! Displays a frame around the clock display.+
 ? Layout ? Layout
-  ​Analog +    ​Analogue 
-  ! Displays ​time as a clock face with hands representing the current ​hour, minuteand seconds.  +    ! Displays a round, analogue ​clock with an hour, minute and optionally second hand in the panel
-  ? Binary +    ? Binary 
-  ! Displays a binary ​clock.  +    ! Displays a grid with highlighted tiles depicting the time in binary. 
-  ? Digital +    ? Digital 
-  A simple ​time display with multiple formats.  +    Displays the time digitally
-  ? Fuzzy +    ? Fuzzy 
-  ! Displays ​an approximation of the current ​time.  +    ! Displays the time as words rather than using numbers
-  ? LCD +    ? LCD 
-  ! Displays the time in the style of a digital ​LCD click.+    ! Displays the time in the style of an LCD clock. 
 + 
 +? Tooltip format 
 +! Changes the format of the time that gets displayed in the tooltip when hovering over the clock plugin.
  
 ===== Clock Options ===== ===== Clock Options =====
 +The options available will vary depending on the clock {gui>​Layout} selected.
  
-<note tip>The options available in //Clock Options// will vary depending ​on the clock {gui>​Layout} selected.</​note>​+^ Analogue ^^  
 +| Display seconds | Displays the seconds hand on the clock face |
  
-? 24-hour Clock +^ Binary ^^  
-! Displays time in a 24-hour (military) format. ({gui>​LCD} layout only.)  +Display ​seconds | Displays seconds ​on the clock | 
-Display ​Seconds +| True binary ​clock | Enlarges ​the grid and displays ​/ 3 rows rather than 4 | 
-Displays ​seconds ​indicator in the clock display. ({gui>​Analog},​ {gui>​LCD},​ and {gui>​Binary} layouts only.) ​ +Show Inactive Dots | Show empty dots | 
-? Flash Time Seperators +Show grid | Adds gridlines to the clock |
-! Flash the seperators between digits. ({gui>​LCD} layout only.)  +
-? Format +
-! Changes the time format of the clock with predefined or custom layout. ({gui>​Digital} layout only.)  +
-? Fuzziness +
-! Changes ​the degree of '​fuzziness'​ that the clock will display. 0 being the most accurate, 1 being less accurate, ​and 2 being the least accurate. ({gui>​Fuzzy} layout only.) ​ +
-Show AM/PM +
-! Displays an '​A'​ or '​P'​ to indicate the time of day. ({gui>​LCD} layout only.)  +
-Show Grid +
-Adds gridlines to the clock. ({gui>​Binary} layout only.)  +
-? Show Inactive Dots +
-! All dots that are empty are not shown in the clock display. ({gui>​Binary} layout only.)  +
-? True Binary Clock +
-! Displays a seconds indicator in the clock display. ({gui>​Binary} layout only.) ​+
  
-===== Label and Tooltip Markup =====+^ Digital ^^  
 +| Format | Changes the format in which the time is displayed with a predefined or custom format |
  
-The plugin supports markup to change ​the layout ​of the tooltip and the label on the panelConsult ​the [[http://​developer.gnome.org/​pango/​stable/​PangoMarkupFormat.html|Text Attribute Markup]] manual of Pango so see what attributes are supported. As an example ​you can have the following custom format:+^ Fuzzy ^^  
 +| Fuzziness | Changes ​the degree ​of '​fuzziness'​ that the clock will display0 being the most accurate (displaying "six o'​clock"​ for example), 1 being less accurate, and 2 being the least accurate (displaying "​Afternoon"​ for example) |
  
-  %R%n<​span size='​x-small'>​%x<​/span>+^ LCD ^^  
 +| Display seconds | Displays a seconds indicator on the clock | 
 +| 24-hour clock | Displays time in a 24-hour (military) format | 
 +| Flash time separators | Flash the separators between digits every second | 
 +| Show AM/PM | Displays an '​A'​ or '​P'​ next to the time to indicate the time of day | 
 + 
 +===== Label and Tooltip Markup =====
  
-Additionally ''​%n'' ​for new-lines and ''​%t''​ for tabs are also supported.+The plugin supports markup to change the layout of the tooltip and the label on the panel. For more information on Pango, the markup used for the label, see the [[https://​developer.gnome.org/​pango/​stable/​pango-Markup.html|Pango Text Attribute Markup]] manual to see what attributes ​are supported.
  
-The following is a list of available label format control sequences copied from a ''​date''​ utility manual (''​man date''​):​+The following is a list of available label format control sequences copied from a ''​date''​ utility manual (''​man date''​), reduced by those that are not supported by [[https://​developer.gnome.org/​glib/​stable/​glib-GDateTime.html#​g-date-time-format|GDateTime]]:
  
-%% +^ Symbol ​     ^ Meaning ​       ^ 
-a literal % +%% a literal % | 
-%a +%a locale'​s abbreviated weekday name (e.g., Sun) | 
-locale'​s abbreviated weekday name (e.g., Sun) +%A locale'​s full weekday name (e.g., Sunday) ​ 
-%A +%b locale'​s abbreviated month name (e.g., Jan)  
-locale'​s full weekday name (e.g., Sunday) +%B locale'​s full month name (e.g., January) ​ 
-%b +%c locale'​s date and time (e.g., Thu Mar  3 23:05:25 2005) | 
-locale'​s abbreviated month name (e.g., Jan) +%C century; like %Y, except omit last two digits (e.g., 21) | 
-%B +%d day of month (e.g, 01) | 
-locale'​s full month name (e.g., January) +%e day of month, space padded; same as %_d | 
-%c +%F full date; same as %Y-%m-%d ​| 
-locale'​s date and time (e.g., Thu Mar  3 23:05:25 2005) +%g last two digits of year of ISO week number (see %G) | 
-%C +%G year of ISO week number (see %V); normally useful only with %V | 
-century; like %Y, except omit last two digits (e.g., 21) +%h same as %b | 
-%d +%H hour (00..23) ​| 
-day of month (e.g, 01) +%I hour (01..12) ​| 
-? %D +%j day of year (001..366) ​| 
-! date; same as %m/%d/%y +%k hour ( 0..23) ​| 
-%e +%l hour ( 1..12) ​| 
-day of month, space padded; same as %_d +%m month (01..12) ​| 
-%F +%M minute (00..59) ​| 
-full date; same as %Y-%m-%d +%n a newline ​| 
-%g +%p locale'​s equivalent of either AM or PM; blank if not known | 
-last two digits of year of ISO week number (see %G) +%P like %p, but lower case | 
-%G +%r locale'​s 12-hour clock time (e.g., 11:11:04 PM) | 
-year of ISO week number (see %V); normally useful only with %V +%R 24-hour hour and minute; same as %H:%M | 
-%h +%s seconds since 1970-01-01 00:00:00 UTC | 
-same as %b +%S second (00..60) ​| 
-%H +%t a tab | 
-hour (00..23) +%T time; same as %H:​%M:​%S ​ 
-%I +%u day of week (1..7); 1 is Monday ​| 
-hour (01..12) +%V ISO week number, with Monday as first day of week (01..53) ​| 
-%j +%w day of week (0..6); 0 is Sunday ​| 
-day of year (001..366) +%x locale'​s date representation (e.g., 12/​31/​99) ​| 
-%k +%X locale'​s time representation (e.g., 23:​13:​48) ​| 
-hour ( 0..23) +%y last two digits of year (00..99) ​| 
-%l +%Y year | 
-hour ( 1..12) +%z +hhmm numeric timezone (e.g., -0400) ​| 
-%m +%:z +hh:mm numeric timezone (e.g., -04:​00) ​| 
-month (01..12) +%::z |+hh:mm:ss numeric time zone (e.g., -04:​00:​00) ​| 
-%M +%:::z numeric time zone  with : to necessary precision (e.g., -04, +05:​30) ​| 
-minute (00..59) +%Z alphabetic time zone abbreviation (e.g., EDT) |
-%n +
-a newline +
-? %N +
-! nanoseconds (000000000..999999999) +
-%p +
-locale'​s equivalent of either AM or PM; blank if not known +
-%P +
-like %p, but lower case +
-%r +
-locale'​s 12-hour clock time (e.g., 11:11:04 PM) +
-%R +
-24-hour hour and minute; same as %H:%M +
-%s +
-seconds since 1970-01-01 00:00:00 UTC +
-%S +
-second (00..60) +
-%t +
-a tab +
-%T +
-time; same as %H:%M:%S +
-%u +
-day of week (1..7); 1 is Monday +
-? %U +
-! week number of year, with Sunday as first day of week (00..53) +
-%V +
-ISO week number, with Monday as first day of week (01..53) +
-%w +
-day of week (0..6); 0 is Sunday +
-? %W +
-! week number of year, with Monday as first day of week (00..53) +
-%x +
-locale'​s date representation (e.g., 12/31/99) +
-%X +
-locale'​s time representation (e.g., 23:13:48) +
-%y +
-last two digits of year (00..99) +
-%Y +
-year +
-%z +
-+hhmm numeric timezone (e.g., -0400) +
-%:z +
-+hh:mm numeric timezone (e.g., -04:00) +
-%::z +
-+hh:mm:ss numeric time zone (e.g., -04:​00:​00) +
-%:::z +
-numeric time zone  with : to necessary precision (e.g., -04, +05:30) +
-%Z +
-alphabetic time zone abbreviation (e.g., EDT)+
  
-By default, numeric fields are padded with zeroes. The following optional flags may follow ''​%'':​+By default, numeric fields are padded with 0's. The following optional flags may follow ''​%'':​
  
-- (hyphen) +^ Flag      ^ Meaning ​       ^ 
-do not pad the field +- (hyphen) ​do not pad the field | 
-_ (underscore) +_ (underscore) ​pad with spaces ​| 
-pad with spaces +0 (zero) ​pad with zeros | 
-0 (zero) +| <​nowiki>​^</​nowiki>​ | use upper case if possible ​| 
-pad with zeros +use opposite case if possible ​|
-^ +
-use upper case if possible +
-# +
-use opposite case if possible+
  
-After any flags comes an optional field width, as a decimal number; then an optional modifier, which is either ''​E''​ to use the locale'​s alternate representations if available, or ''​O''​ to use the locale'​s alternate numeric symbols if available.+After any flags comes an optional field width, as a decimal number; then an optional modifier, which is either ''​E'' ​(to use the locale'​s alternate representations if available), or ''​O'' ​(to use the locale'​s alternate numeric symbols if available).