Welcome to hodie and the fascinating world of latin speakers. This
program exists because of my getting a few wild ideas while browsing
the challenges of dotcomma <http://www.dotcomma.org>.
What does it do?
It has the same functionality as the date (1) program, only... It
has it in grammatically correct latin :-)
How do I install it?
As I still haven't had the possibility to check out exactly how
autoconf/automake works, you'll still have to take a look at the
It's designed to work well with my own, local linux system and
the way _I_ run it. This means, that above all else, you might
wish to take a *good* look at the placements of files (/usr vs
/usr/local) and other such issues. All this is done at the top of
Once you feel at ease (or if you're foolish enough to trust me
with my judgement), you do
make # (make all and make hodie also work)
and you should be ready to go.
I do assume, that you have a halfways decent UNIX-system,
preferrably with make, a c-compiler and enough standard libraries
to support printfs and time-functions... Apart from that, it
should be totally ANSI-C, and I cannot see why it shouldn't be
fully portable. It's nothing *really* fancy anyway :-)
I release this software under the MIT license. (No, not the GPL
license. Mainly because I do not quite understand the GPL license
myself as I do with the MIT and the BSD types.)
The license conditions are reproduced in the file LICENSE, which
should be included in every distribution of this software.
All the spanish stuff is (c) Ivan Juanes. If you can't find any
spanish stuff, then this does not apply (beginning with my moving
in at sourceforge, I split spanish and english into two different
Who did this?
Responsible for this hacklet is
Mikael Johansson <email@example.com>
Please do e-mail... I'm only happy for feedback :-)