geek-fortune-cookies

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Fortune cookies for geeks.

View the Project on GitHub cinhtau/geek-fortune-cookies

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2019-02-03 - Releases

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2019-01-12 - Start

About fortune

License: MIT

Fortune Cookie

fortune is a program from BSD that picks a random message from a database.

This project’s contribution is a database for Geeks.

Some use it in combination with cowsay.

tan@omega  ~/development/projects  fortune | cowsay
 ____________________________________
/ Q: What is orange and goes "click, \
\ click?" A: A ball point carrot.    /
 ------------------------------------
        \   ^__^
         \  (oo)\_______
            (__)\       )\/\
                ||----w |
                ||     ||

Example cowsay as tux.

 tan@omega  ~/development/projects  fortune | cowsay -f tux
 ________________________________________
/ Q: Why does Washington have the most   \
| lawyers per capita and                 |
|                                        |
| New Jersey the most toxic waste dumps? |
\ A: God gave New Jersey first choice.   /
 ----------------------------------------
   \
    \
        .--.
       |o_o |
       |:_/ |
      //   \ \
     (|     | )
    /'\_   _/`\
    \___)=(___/

Installation

Linux (deb-based)

sudo apt install fortune

Mac OS

brew install fortune

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The owner of this repository reserves the right to edit or delete any messages submitted to this repository without notice. This content policy is subject to change at any time.

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