Linux Software Map: fortune-cs


  • Version: 1.1
  • Entered-date: 1998-10-10
  • Description: Set of Linux fortunes for Czech and Slovak users, based on the original fortune files distributed with bsd-games archive from NetBSD. fortune-cs contains a lot of quotations, jokes, etc., to be displayed every time a user logs in or a login shell is open. All fortunes are in Czech or Slovak language.
  • ftp://ftp.phil.muni.cz/pub/local/lvt/fortune/
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  • ftp://ftp.phil.muni.cz/pub/local/lvt/fortune//fortune-cs-1.1.tar.gz (406k)
  • Keywords: amusements fortune fortunes games humour jokes quotations czech slovak
  • Author: letty@mrakoplas.phil.muni.cz (Zdenek Pytela)
  • Maintained-by: letty@mrakoplas.phil.muni.cz (Zdenek Pytela)
  • Platforms: Any Linux distribution. For successfull instalation you need the original fortune-mod installed, at least the binaries /usr/games/fortune and /usr/sbin/strfile. Fortune files are in text/plain format (with end-lines in Unix style) and in encoding ISO 8859-2, readable by using any editor on any platform. Note that bsd-games don't run on Linux only, but on almost all Unixes where you can find a C compiler. Packages for RedHat and Debian are also available.
  • Copying-policy: GPL
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