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Calcurse Reviews

Calcurse is a calendar and scheduling application for the command line.

Social recommendations and mentions

We have tracked the following product recommendations or mentions on Reddit and HackerNews. They can help you see what people think about Calcurse and what they use it for.
  • Developing an App for CLI-Calendars - "opinion poll"
    Calcurse: fairly complex with events, reminders, notes/todos, as well as the ability to import/export .ics iCal files, customizable layout choices, etc. - Source: Reddit / about 2 months ago
  • Looking for a simple calendar/todo app with calDAV sync
    I use evolution the gnome email client. There is also calcurse, which is a ncurses based calendar with "experimental CalDAV support", I havent used it for too long, as I need an email application anyways and it's alright. - Source: Reddit / 8 months ago
  • Lesser known tools
    Most folks are used to a pretty visual calendar like Google Calendar or calcurse with wizards for creating events, so entering them in a text-file feels archaic/baroque. But using remind gives me a LOT more power for creating events that do weird things like having my entries modify their text based on presentation or calculations (e.g. Birthday events that say "Joe turns 31 in 7 days", adjusting the age each year... - Source: Reddit / 8 months ago
  • What beautiful Linux apps deserve more "marketing attention" for lack of a better term?
    Calcurse a text-based calendar and scheduling application. - Source: Reddit / 9 months ago
  • CLI calendar program "when" is pretty cool and clever for those of us with relatively simple needs
    There are a few cli calendars. The one I been using mostly has been calcurse - Source: Reddit / 12 months ago
  • Calendar app that syncs using a file
    For a less-powerful option that does use .ics format (I think) there's calcurse. It supports (but doesn't require) caldav. - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • is there any CLI calendar apps/ Schedule apps?
    For basic use, calcurse offers a nice TUI and the functionality you'd expect from most calendaring applications (including import/export of .ics files). It has built-in todo-list functionality, too. - Source: Reddit / almost 2 years ago
  • The best calendar client with support for Google Calendar?
    If you're willing to set up access to your google calendars using Google's CalDAV support, then you could consider using khal or calcurse as a TUI client. - Source: Reddit / almost 2 years ago

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