OpenWindows User's Guide

Clock Icon and Window

The clock icon displays an analog clock with or without roman numerals, as shown in the examples in Figure 7-1. See the section "Customizing the Clock" for information about how to display a Roman clock icon.

Figure 7-1 Clock Icons (Analog and Roman)


When you open the Clock icon, the clock is displayed in the pane of a base window, as shown in Figure 7-2. The current time zone is displayed beneath the clock if it is not the local time zone.

Figure 7-2 Clock Window


The Clock window has a header and resize corners. You can use the resize corners to change the area of the window, making the clock larger or smaller. You can also disable the header. See the manual page for clock for information about this and other customization features.