If you liked my post about fun terminal commands, you’ll also probably enjoy this one.
If you ever noticed that
apt --help ends with:
This APT has Super Cow Powers.
you probably wondered what on earth that means. Well, the command
apt moo may shed some light on this:
/ | ||
..."Have you mooed today?"...
On the subject of moos,
aptitude --help contains:
This aptitude does not have Super Cow Powers.
So, if you run
aptitude moo, you get:
There are no Easter Eggs in this program.
I think not
aptitude -v moo:
There really are no Easter Eggs in this program.
I’m not so sure
aptitude -vv moo:
Didn't I already tell you that there are no Easter Eggs in this program
aptitude -vvv moo:
aptitude -vvvv moo:
Okay, okay, if I give you an Easter Egg, will you go away?
All right, you win.
Yay! One more
aptitude -vvvvvv moo
What is it? It's an elephant being eaten by a snake, of course.
If you’ve ever pondered the meaning of life, run
vim, and then
What is the meaning of life, the universe and everything? *42*
Douglas Adams, the only person who knew what this question really was about is
now dead, unfortunately. So now you might wonder what the meaning of death
Next chapter: |usr_43.txt| Using filetypes
This is fun if you’re ever using a mac as emacs is built in to the terminal, I think. There are quite a few programs built in, which you can list with:
5x5.elc dissociate.elc gomoku.elc mpuz.elc tetris.elc
animate.elc doctor.elc handwrite.elc pong.elc zone.elc
blackbox.elc dunnet.elc hanoi.elc snake.elc
bubbles.elc fortune.elc landmark.elc solitaire.elc
cookie1.elc gamegrid.elc life.elc spook.elc
decipher.elc gametree.elc morse.elc studly.elc
I like pong, so I ran
emacs, then Esc followed by x, then
pong. I also tried
tetris. My favorite was
doctor(what I type begins with a
I am the psychotherapist. Please, describe your problems. Each time
you are finished talking, type RET twice.
-- I like pie. RET RET
Why do you say you like pie ret ret?
-- Why not?
What do you think?
-- Pie tastes good.
Is it because of your plans that you say pie tastes good?
-- No, are you even paying attention?
Maybe your life has something to do with this.
-- No, really?
What makes you believe really?
I see... Well, are you sure that this is so?
Yes, hmmm... so, do you really think this is so?
I understand. So what makes you think this is so?
and I got bored.
Source: DigitalOcean | a bunch of other sites I don’t have the links to 🙂