xcowsay - Displays a cute cow and message on your desktop

Property Value
Distribution ROSA 2014.1
Repository ROSA Contrib x86_64
Package name xcowsay
Package version 1.3
Package release 4-rosa2014.1
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 92.57 KB
Download size 66.13 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-1.3-5-rosa2014.1.i586.rpm 1.3 i586 ROSA Contrib Updates
xcowsay-1.3-5-rosa2014.1.x86_64.rpm 1.3 x86_64 ROSA Contrib Updates
xcowsay-1.3-4-rosa2014.1.i586.rpm 1.3 i586 ROSA Contrib
xcowsay - - -


Name Value
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 == 1.3-4:2014.1


Type URL
Binary Package xcowsay-1.3-4-rosa2014.1.x86_64.rpm
Source Package xcowsay-1.3-4.src.rpm

Install Howto

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




2014-07-25 - Denis Silakov <denis.silakov@rosalab.ru> 1.3-4
+ Revision: 5c37d14
- MassBuild#464: Increase release tag

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