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ASCIIquarium for Ubuntu

February 21, 2011


Ubuntu Fun With Terminal:

Asciiquarium for ubuntu

If you to  make your terminal more fun mean  follow this things..

This art created using perl.

Install Term::Animation

First, you need to install Perl module called Term-Animation. Open a command-line terminal (select Applications > Accessories > Terminal), and then type:

 $ sudo apt-get install libcurses-perl
 $ cd /tmp $ wget
 $ tar -zxvf Term-Animation-2.4.tar.gz
 $ cd Term-Animation-2.4/
 $ perl Makefile.PL &&  make &&   make test
 $ sudo make install

Download and Install ASCIIQuarium

While still at bash prompt, type:

 $ cd /tmp
 $ wget
 $ tar -zxvf asciiquarium.tar.gz
 $ cd asciiquarium_1.0/
 $ sudo cp asciiquarium /usr/local/bin
 $ sudo chmod 0755 /usr/local/bin/asciiquarium

How do I view my ASCII Aquarium?

Simply type the following command:
 $ /usr/local/bin/asciiquarium
$ perl /usr/local/bin/asciiquarium

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