Linux: Cowsay and Fortune

Sunday, October 4th, 2020

So I got a “new” laptop which onto which I’ve installed Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa).

What’s the first thing I needing done? Docker? Node? Even plain old Java? Nope, Cowsay and Fortune!

Takes my login from



/ Be security conscious -- National \
\ defense is at stake.              /
       \   ^__^
        \  (oo)\_______
           (__)\       )\/\
               ||----w |
               ||     ||

Oh and…

:~$ tail -1 ~/.bashrc
fortune -s | cowsay

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