banner - Prints a short string to the console in very large letters

Property Value
Distribution ALT Linux Sisyphus
Repository Classic i586
Package filename banner-1.3.4-alt1.i586.rpm
Package name banner
Package version 1.3.4
Package release alt1
Package architecture i586
Package type rpm
Category Text tools
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer -
Download size 18.59 KB
Installed size 18.59 KB
Classic-style banner program similar to the one found in Solaris or AIX.
The banner program prints a short string to the console in very large


Package Version Architecture Repository
banner-1.3.4-alt1.x86_64.rpm 1.3.4 x86_64 Classic
banner - - -


Name Value
/lib/ - - -
rpmlib(PayloadIsLzma) -
rtld(GNU_HASH) -


Name Value
banner = 1.3.4-alt1


Type URL
Binary Package banner-1.3.4-alt1.i586.rpm
Source Package banner-1.3.4-alt1.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Add the following line to /etc/apt/sources.list:
    rpm [Sisyphus] i586 classic
    rpm [Sisyphus] noarch classic
  2. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  3. Install banner rpm package:
    # sudo apt-get install banner




2015-02-27 - Michael Shigorin <> 1.3.4-alt1
- new version (watch file uupdate)
2014-06-18 - Michael Shigorin <> 1.3.3-alt1
- new version (watch file uupdate)
- added manpage and watch file
2011-09-24 - Michael Shigorin <> 1.3.2-alt1
- 1.3.2: fix problem with ^ character
2009-08-07 - Michael Shigorin <> 1.3.1-alt1
- built for ALT Linux based on heavily cleaned up fedora spec

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