gcal - A Program for Printing Calendars

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Tumbleweed
Repository j.eng all
Package name gcal
Package version 4.1
Package release 4.38
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 2.07 MB
Download size 717.18 KB
Official Mirror jftp.inai.de
Gcal is a program for printing calendars.  Gcal displays a calendar for
a month or a year, eternal holiday lists, and fixed date lists.  The
program correctly omits the dates that were skipped when the current
Gregorian calendar replaced the earlier Julian calendar.


Package Version Architecture Repository
gcal-4.1-4.38.i586.rpm 4.1 i586 j.eng
gcal-4.1-1.6.x86_64.rpm 4.1 x86_64 openSUSE Oss
gcal-4.1-1.6.i586.rpm 4.1 i586 openSUSE Oss
gcal - - -


Name Value
info -
libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.17)(64bit) -
libm.so.6()(64bit) -
libm.so.6(GLIBC_2.2.5)(64bit) -
libtinfo.so.6()(64bit) -
libtinfo.so.6(NCURSES6_TINFO_5.0.19991023)(64bit) -


Name Value
gcal = 4.1-4.38
gcal(jng-config) = 4.1-4.38
gcal(x86-64) = 4.1-4.38


Type URL
Binary Package gcal-4.1-4.38.x86_64.rpm
Source Package gcal-4.1-4.38.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Add the j.eng repository:
    # zypper addrepo http://jftp.inai.de/openSUSE_Tumbleweed/ j.eng
  2. Install gcal rpm package:
    # zypper install gcal




2017-01-25 - mpluskal@suse.com
- Update to version 4.1:
* National holiday replaced Pentecost Monday as a Swedish
holiday 2005
* Report Reformation Day as an holiday everywhere in Germany in
2015-07-11 - mpluskal@suse.com
- Update to version 4
* Remove duplicate for All Saints Day for DE_BW and DE_RP.
* Spell the name of Norfolk Island correctly.
* Spell the name of Guy Fawkes correctly -- Fawkes, not Fawke.
* Correct the name of Canada's Northwest Territories
* Improve the computation of the Dutch Queen's and King's days
* Name of german federal state Saarland corrected.
* Name of swiss federal state Basel-Landschaft corrected.
* Alignment error for --date-format US fixed.
* Fix build on FreeBSD.
* Use _NL_TIME_FIRST_WEEKDAY to get correct defaults for -s N
2015-04-02 - mpluskal@suse.com
- Cleanup spec file with spec-cleaner
- Add gpg signature
- Update info dependencies
- Remove unrecongized/useless configure flags
2013-12-18 - p.drouand@gmail.com
- Update to version 3.6.3
* Remove duplicate for All Saints Day for DE_BY.
* Inherit some portability fixes from gnulib.
- Changes from 3.6.2
* Report correctly the Christmas day in Canada.
- Changes from 3.6.1
* Include All Saints' day in HU
* Fix build issue under solaris 10 / studio 12.1
* Unicode support
* Make --help a synonym for --long-help
- Remove gcal-stdio.h.patch; fixed on upstream release
- Add xz requirement to support tarball format
- Add an Url tag
- Remove redundant %clean section
- Don't package ChangeLog in documentation; empty file
- Add a language subpackage
2012-08-16 - hvogel@suse.com
- Cleanup specfile
2012-07-22 - aj@suse.de
- Fix build with missing gets declaration (glibc 2.16)
2010-11-16 - hvogel@novell.com
- Update to version 3.6
* Work properly when the -1 timezone is specified
* Use ISO 3166-2 region codes
* Fix NLS support in gcal, gcal2txt, tcal, txt2gcal
* Change source license to GPLv3+
* Do not include Henry Spencer V8 regex library
* Change documentation license to FDL 1.3+
* Use the start of the week day specified by the locale
- Add some missing includes in lor.h
- Get rid of obsolete patches
* gcal-bavarian-holiday.patch
* gcal-3.01-relsymlinks.patch
* gcal-3.01-gcc_twice_variable_use.patch
* gcal-3.01-po_encoding.patch
* gcal-3.01-glibc210.patch
2009-06-11 - coolo@novell.com
- fix build with glibc 2.10
2007-04-02 - rguenther@suse.de
- Add ncurses-devel BuildRequires
2007-02-27 - mfabian@suse.de
- Bugzilla #248859: fix part of the problem (for all translated
messages) by regenerating the .mo files.
The encoding problem still exists for all msgids which are
non-ASCII *and* which are untranslated or fuzzy.

See Also

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