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A Powerline segment shows the time tracked in watson.

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A Powerline segment shows the time tracked in watson.

By Miguel de Dios Matias.


Using pip

pip install powerline-watson


You can activate the Powerline Slotmachine segment by adding it to your segment configuration, for example in .config/powerline/themes/shell/default.json:

    "function": "powerline_watson.status",
    "priority": 30

It shows a segment with time as hh:mm:ss and tags.

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  • line (string): The string to format the content of segment.
    • Default: "{time}({tags})⏲️"
      • PlaceHolders:
        • {time}: The time elapsed (as hh:mm:ss) in the task.
        • {start}: The datetime when started the task.
        • {tags}: The list of the tags.
        • {project}: The project name.
        • {human_time}: The time in human format example 'a minute ago'.
  • notask (string): The string to show when watson is stopped.
    • Default: "Free"


Licensed under the GPL3 License.

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