ireminder - Prayer time reminder
ireminder [-ipraytime path] [-skip event_name] [-reminder minutes]
[-inplace] [-execr cmd] [-execs cmd] [-help]
The ireminder script is written in perl and is meant to be a simplistic
wrapper to call and process the ’ipraytime’ application. ireminder is
used to remind the user via audio indicators of an impending Islamic
Some of the options within ireminder allow for list inputs, those are
meant to be a quoted series of text/numbers.
Specify the path to the ipraytime executable. Unless this
options is specified, the script will default to look for the
binary in /usr/bin, /usr/local/bin and the current directory.
Specify name of prayer/event to skip, valid options include
"imsaak fajr shorooq zuhr asr maghrib isha" (list ok).
Specify prior to how many minutes to remind (list ok).
Specify to print output in-place (without scrolling).
Specify an external application trigger for reminders. The %m
directive is recognized and is substituted with the normal
output message or string. The %s directive is recognized and is
substituted by the salat’s name.
Specify an external application trigger for when the salat
reaches its appointed time (ie. "salat now"). The %m directive
is recognized and is substituted with the normal output message
or string. The %s directive is recognized and is substituted by
the salat’s name.
-help Produce a help screen.
Report bugs on the web using http://bugs.arabeyes.org
Written by Nadim Shaikli as part of the Arabeyes.org project.
iremidner is subject to the GNU General Public License (GPL).
Copyright © 2006, Arabeyes, Nadim Shaikli.
The ITL library (libitl) from the Islamic Tools and Libraries project.
It is the underlying requirement for ireminder to function. The ITL
library was created and is hosted at www.arabeyes.org.