Simple script for a few of my favourite "cows" saying fortune cookies for Ubuntu login banners
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33-cowfortunes
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Simple script for a few of my favourite "cows" saying fortune cookies for Ubuntu login banners.

Install

To ensure you have the update message of the day script and git:

sudo apt-get install update-motd git

The packages you need to make the magic happen:

sudo apt-get install fortune cowsay

Get this code on your server:

git clone https://github.com/minac/linuxBannerCowsayFortunes.git

Copy the script into place:

sudo cp linuxBannerCowsayFortunes/33-cowfortunes /etc/update-motd.d/

Make it executable:

sudochmod +x /etc/update-motd.d/33-cowfortunes

Flush the current motd:

sudo rm /var/run/motd.dynamic

Logout and in 2 times to force the refresh. And voila!

 _________________________________________
/ You will be reincarnated as a toad; and \
\ you will be much happier.               /
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       \ (__)
         (oo)
   /------\/
  / |    ||
 *  /\---/\
    ~~   ~~