[Novalug] Happy Holidays

Peter Larsen peter@peterlarsen.org
Wed Dec 21 16:08:36 EST 2016


On 12/21/2016 09:33 AM, jerry w wrote:
>
> May The Penguin make it to the North Pole, Mars, deep space (9), do
> well with OLPC XO-++, grow beyond mind numbing Android,  etc
>
ComputerWorld actually had a very corney article for Christmas
http://www.computerworld.com/article/3151076/linux/merry-linux-to-you.html
- if you like that stuff :)

>
> On Wed, Dec 21, 2016, 06:46 Miles D. Oliver via Novalug
> <novalug@firemountain.net <mailto:novalug@firemountain.net>> wrote:
>
>     Peter,
>
>     Doesn't work.
>
>     Your post drops the 'spaces' where they count.
>
>     This should.
>
>     letters=( \" \');while true;do clear;
>     letter=${letters[$[RANDOM%${#letters[@]}]]
>     }; [[ $letter == \" ]] && color=35 || color=32;m=2;i=77;p=$(($i/2-1));
>     while [[
>     $m -le $i ]];do printf "%${p}s" ;printf
>     "\e[4;${color}m${letter}%.0s\e[m"
>     $(seq
>     $m);echo;m=$[m+2];((p--));done;sleep 1;done
>
>     if you paste it into your favorite editor. it should be all one line.
>
>
>     On Tue, Dec 20, 2016 at 11:56 PM, Peter Larsen via Novalug <
>     novalug@firemountain.net <mailto:novalug@firemountain.net>> wrote:
>
>     > So it seems that I'm not the only one pre-occupied this week
>     with the
>     > holidays. So to everyone in NovaLug land - in real bash manners:
>     >
>     > Happy Holiday!
>     >
>     > |letters=(\"
>     > \');whiletrue;doclear;letter=${letters[$[RANDOM%${#letters[@
>     > ]}]]};[[$letter
>     > ==\" ]]&&color=35||color=32;m=2;i=77;p=$(($i/2-1));while[[$m -le $i
>     > ]];doprintf "%${p}s";printf "\e[4;${color}m${letter}%.0s\e[m"$(seq
>     > $m);echo;m=$[m+2];((p--));done;sleep 1;doneJust run that :) |
>     >
>     > --
>     > Regards
>     >   Peter Larsen
>     >
>     >
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-- 
Regards
  Peter Larsen



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