Conky date- Easy way to display time, date on your desktop
Conky date is another conky theme that allow you to display time, date and information of your system on your desktop.
Installation is quit easy, just follow these steps (Tested on Ubuntu12.04 Precise Pangolin and LinuxMint 13 RC Maya):
1- Install conky
sudo apt-get install conky-all
2- Download conky date theme to .conky directory, if it is not existing create it manually
cd .conky wget http://dl.dropbox.com/u/964512/conky/conkydate/conkyrc
3- Now start conky date by typing this command in terminal
cocky -c ~/.conky/conkyrc
until now you have the theme installed and working.
and look for position and change it. For borders change gap_x and gap_y:
Name : conky date start
command : sh -c “sleep 30s; conky -c ~/.conky/conkyrc”