cowsay - Configurable speaking/thinking cow

Property Value
Distribution ALT Linux Sisyphus
Repository Classic noarch
Package filename cowsay-3.03-alt4.noarch.rpm
Package name cowsay
Package version 3.03
Package release alt4
Package architecture noarch
Package type rpm
Category Games/Other
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer -
Download size 3.57 KB
Installed size 3.57 KB
cowsay is a configurable talking cow, written in Perl.  It operates
much as the figlet program does, and it written in the same spirit
of silliness.
It generates ASCII pictures of a cow with a message. It can also generate
pictures of other animals.


Package Version Architecture Repository
cowsay - - -


Name Value
cowsay-offensive = 3.03-alt4
cowsay-soft = 3.03-alt4
rpmlib(PayloadIsLzma) -


Name Value
cowsay = 3.03-alt4


Type URL
Binary Package cowsay-3.03-alt4.noarch.rpm
Source Package cowsay-3.03-alt4.src.rpm

Install Howto

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




2012-11-20 - Fr. Br. George <> 3.03-alt4
- They said a man inserted something to a cow from behind; separate this
- Closes: 27757
2012-01-24 - Fr. Br. George <> 3.03-alt3
- Remove bash_completion.d from file list
2009-03-21 - Fr. Br. George <> 3.03-alt2
- Fix #18840 (invalid cow file)
- new tool for converting files between cow and ascii
2008-06-15 - Fr. Br. George <> 3.03-alt1
- Initial build from FC

See Also

Package Description
cowsay-offensive-3.03-alt4.noarch.rpm Potentially offensive cowsay ASCIIart
cowsay-soft-3.03-alt4.noarch.rpm Non-offensive cowsay ASCIIart and binary
cpan2rpm-2.028-alt5.noarch.rpm cpan2rpm - A Perl module packager
cplay-ng-2.0.3-alt1.git20150320.1.noarch.rpm A curses front-end for various audio players
cpptasks-1.0b5-alt2_21jpp8.noarch.rpm Compile and link task for ant
cpptasks-javadoc-1.0b5-alt2_21jpp8.noarch.rpm Javadoc for cpptasks
cpu-g-0.9.0-alt1.noarch.rpm CPU-G is an application that shows useful information about your hardware
cpufreq-simple-0.4.1-alt1.noarch.rpm Simple scripts for managing CPUfreq settings
cracklib-words-2.9.7-alt1.noarch.rpm Well-known words for cracklib
crda-devel-4.14-alt3.2018.05.31.qa1.noarch.rpm Header files for use with libreg
create-resources-0.1.3-alt4.noarch.rpm shared resources for use by creative applications
crm114-samples-1.0-alt2.noarch.rpm Sample programs for CRM114
crmsh-3.0.3-alt1.noarch.rpm Pacemaker command line interface
crmsh-scripts-3.0.3-alt1.noarch.rpm Crm Shell Cluster Scripts
crmsh-test-3.0.3-alt1.noarch.rpm Test package for crmsh