xcowsay - Displays a cute cow and message on your desktop

Property Value
Distribution ROSA Enterprise Desktop
Repository ROSA Contrib Updates x86_64
Package name xcowsay
Package version 1.3
Package release 1-rosa.lts2012.0
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 93.57 KB
Download size 65.71 KB
Official Mirror mirror.rosalab.ru
xcowsay displays a cute cow and message on your desktop.
xcowsay includes all these amazing features:
- Fully configurable!
- Calculates display time from amount of text
- Daemon mode! Send your cow messages over DBus!
- Three different sized cows provided
- fortune(6) wrapper program: xcowfortune — cow will deliver pearls of wisdom!
- Replace the naffness that is xmessage(1)
- Should work with any window manager
- Supports UTF-8 characters properly


Package Version Architecture Repository
xcowsay-1.3-1-rosa.lts2012.0.i586.rpm 1.3 i586 ROSA Contrib Updates
xcowsay - - -


Name Value
bash -
libc.so.6()(64bit) -
libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.11)(64bit) -
libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.2.5)(64bit) -
libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.3)(64bit) -
libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.3.4)(64bit) -
libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.8)(64bit) -
libgdk-x11-2.0.so.0()(64bit) -
libgdk_pixbuf-2.0.so.0()(64bit) -
libglib-2.0.so.0()(64bit) -
libgobject-2.0.so.0()(64bit) -
libgtk-x11-2.0.so.0()(64bit) -
libpango-1.0.so.0()(64bit) -
libpthread.so.0()(64bit) -


Name Value
xcowsay == 1.3-1:2012.0


Type URL
Binary Package xcowsay-1.3-1-rosa.lts2012.0.x86_64.rpm
Source Package xcowsay-1.3-1.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Enable ROSA Contrib Updates repository on Install and Remove Software
  2. Update packages list:
    # urpmi.update -a
  3. Install xcowsay rpm package:
    # urpmi xcowsay




2010-11-13 - Guillaume Rousse <guillomovitch@mandriva.org> 1.3-1mdv2011.0
+ Revision: 597258
- update to new version 1.3
2010-03-28 - Guillaume Rousse <guillomovitch@mandriva.org> 1.2-2mdv2010.1
+ Revision: 528615
- fix xcowthink argument parsing (#58452)
2010-01-05 - Guillaume Rousse <guillomovitch@mandriva.org> 1.2-1mdv2010.1
+ Revision: 486468
- new version
2009-11-22 - Guillaume Rousse <guillomovitch@mandriva.org> 1.1.1-1mdv2010.1
+ Revision: 468635
- update to new version 1.1.1
2009-09-09 - Thierry Vignaud <tv@mandriva.org> 1.1-2mdv2010.0
+ Revision: 435070
- rebuild

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