xcowsay displays a cow and message on the X11 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