[Gllug] OT

Progga proggaprogga at gmail.com
Sat May 21 11:15:26 UTC 2011

On Fri, May 20, 2011 at 10:50:37PM +0100, Tethys wrote:
> "Richard W.M. Jones" writes:
> >Why on earth did I not know about "cowsay" before?!
> >
> >$ cowsay -y 'hello GLLUG!'
> Probably because it wasn't shipped by RHEL or Fedora until relatively
> recently, and had to be compiled from source. It's been in Debian since
> the dawn of time. Fortunately, the Red Hat world has caught up. It's
> now also available with added GUI goodness:

Weird, I am on Debian Squeeze and could not find it until doing
apt-get install cowsay.  Interestingly, I saw this cow yesterday in
a MySQL configuration file in a RHEL box and was wondering what's
it doing there ! :-)

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