What is it ?
This clock is a simple script to display a clock on your Web page.
It sould be use on server with Server Side Include (SSI).
- Perl 4.0 or newer; you can get it at http://www.perl.com/
Download current version
- A web server, you must have access to add / execute CGI scripts.
Current version is v1.02, created 05/30/99, last modified 08/20/99.
What this archive contains ?
Download source code / scripts and documentations :
Tar/Gzip archive : TextClock.tar.gz (0 Ko)
DOS Zip format : TextClock.zip (0 Ko)
This archive comes with 5 differents files:
Installation and Configuration:
1) COPYING: Copyright informations (GPL).
2) README: This file.
3) LISEZMOI: French doc...
4) textclock.cgi: The Perl script.
It's a Perl script, so installation is pretty easy. You don't need to
How to run it ?
Copy textclock.cgi in your /cgi-bin/ directory.
Make it executable, unix only (chmod a+rx textclock.cgi)
Edit textclock.cgi, you will have to do some configuration:
Change #/usr/bin/perl, if it's necessary...
Change in "Necessary Variables Section"
$PrintDate = 1;
Display date ? 1 Yes, 0 No (ex: Sonntag, May 30 1999)
$PrintTime = 1;
Display time ? 1 Yes, 0 No (ex: 15:30:00)
$Lang = "En";
Chose Language (Fr: French, Se: Swedish, Other: English)
Add in your web page :
Version 1.02 08/20/99 - Add Swedish version.
Version 1.01 07/15/99 - Script Updated.
- Add French date
- Add French comments
Version 1.0 05/30/99 - Archive Created.
Thanks to rask, http://www.angen.net/~rask/ for Swedish version.
This software is copyright (C) 1999 Frederic TYNDIUK. It is distributed
under the terms of the GNU General Public License (GPL). Because it is licensed
free of charge, there is NO WARRANTY, it is provided AS IS. The author can not
be held liable for any damage that might arise from the use of this software.
Use it at your own risk.
See the file COPYING for more details (or http://www.gnu.org/).
Latest version and New Scripts can be found at:
Please feel free to contact me with any comments, suggestions, bug fixes
criticism, or just a happiness messages.
If you run into any problems while trying to configure these scripts
first read this file carefully, if you don't find any solution, send me a Mail.