Package Info

xcowsay


Tool that displays a cow and message on the X11 desktop


Amusements/Toys/Other

xcowsay displays a cute cow and message on your Linux desktop. Inspired by the original cowsay.

xcowsay includes all these amazing features:

  • Fully configurable!
  • Calculates display time from amount of text
  • Dream mode — display images in the bubble
  • Can draw thought and speech bubbles
  • Daemon mode! Send your cow messages over DBus!
  • Three different sized cows provided
  • fortune(6) wrapper program - (unavailable temporarily)
  • Replace the naffness that is xmessage(1)
  • Should work with any window manager
  • Supports UTF-8 characters properly
  • Automatic word wrapping
  • Use alternative non-cow images if you like

License: GPL-3.0-or-later
URL: https://www.doof.me.uk/xcowsay/

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Releases

Package Version Update ID Released Package Hub Version Platforms Subpackages
1.5.1-bp154.1.67 info GA Release 2022-05-12 15 SP4
  • AArch64
  • ppc64le
  • s390x
  • x86-64
  • xcowsay
  • xcowsay-debuginfo
  • xcowsay-debugsource
1.3-bp153.1.16 info GA Release 2021-03-06 15 SP3
  • AArch64
  • ppc64le
  • s390x
  • x86-64
  • xcowsay
1.3-bp152.3.18 info GA Release 2020-04-16 15 SP2
  • AArch64
  • ppc64le
  • s390x
  • x86-64
  • xcowsay
1.3-bp151.3.1 info GA Release 2019-07-17 15 SP1
  • AArch64
  • s390x
  • x86-64
  • xcowsay
1.3-bp151.2.13 info GA Release 2019-05-18 15 SP1
  • ppc64le
  • xcowsay
1.3-bp150.2.4 info GA Release 2018-07-30 15
  • AArch64
  • ppc64le
  • s390x
  • x86-64
  • xcowsay