Linux Software Map: fortune-it

  • Version: 1.99
  • Entered-date: 2004-12-03
  • Description: Set of Linux fortunes for Italian users, based on the original fortune files distributed with bsd-games archive from NetBSD. fortune-it 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 Italian language, of course (if you don't know it, they are totally useless :-)). Some fortunes have been translated from original English/American fortune files; others have been added directly in Italian (they are "new entries"). This version includes Italian fortunes. Files terminating in "-o" contain sentences, jokes, etc., which might be offensive or insulting for someone; such files are NOT ROT-13 coded.
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  • Keywords: amusements fortune fortunes games humor homour italian italy jokes login netbsd profile quotations sublink translations
  • Author: (Andrea `Zuse' Balestrero)
  • Maintained-by: (Andrea `Zuse' Balestrero)
  • Platforms: Any Linux distribution or Unix system. `fortune' and `strfile' commands are required (from bsd-games or fortune-mod packages). Anyway, fortune files are in ASCII text/plain format (with end-lines in Unix style), 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... fortune-it does not even need it!
  • Copying-policy: Freeware
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