xcowsay displays a cute cow and message on your desktop.
Inspired by the original cowsay. It includes all these amazing features:
- Fully configurable!
- Calculates display time from amount of text
- Dream mode - display images in the bubble
- Can draw thought and speech bubbles
- 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
- Automatic word wrapping
- Use alternative non-cow images if you like