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Title: Figlet...Cowsay...
Date: 2008-08-25 00:13
Author: Yi
Tags: Tools, Command Line, How-to, Type
Slug: figletcowsay
Status: published

During the Polish Print Party, a scene performed silently behind the bar

they are about :


-   Go to Synaptic to install the Figlet package
-   Find the pre-installed fonts: <span
    style="color: #333333;">/usr/share/figlet</span>
-   <span style="color: #808080;"><span style="color: #000000;">To add
    more fonts:</span></span><span
    style="color: #333333;">/usr/share/figlet</span><span
    style="color: #000000;"> (</span>That is for all users. Otherwise,
    you have to put the new fonts in a directory of your choice by
    indicated with <span style="color: #808080;">-d</span><span
    style="color: #000000;">(directory))</span>

<span style="color: #000000;">*It will look like*

<span style="color: #333333;">yi@core2duo:\~\$ figlet -f banner it will
be looked like this</span>

*or like*

<span style="color: #333333;">yi@core2duo:\~\$ figlet -d
/home/yi/figfonts -f isometric2 or like this</span>

Have fun with *F*rank, *I*van and *G*len's *let*ters!

/ **Cowthink =========================  

-   find out [cow's home](http://www.nog.net/~tony/warez/cowsay.shtml)
    to start installation[  
-   <span style="color: #333333;"><span
    style="color: #000000;">then</span>: sudo apt-get install
-   open file: <span style="color: #333333;">.bashrc</span>
-   <span style="color: #000000;">add line</span>
-   <span style="color: #333333;">echo Bonjour \$USER</span>

*Sometimes it looks like*

yi@core2duo:\~\$ cowsay -d \$M like this

*Sometimes it looks like*

yi@core2duo:\~\$ cowsay -p \$M like that


yi@core2duo:\~\$ cowsay -f dragon.cow like...

<span style="color: #333333;"><span style="color: #000000;">A vous de
jouer :)</span>