Make anything more awesome

command | figlet
Pipe any command through figlet to make the output more awesome. Example: ls | figlet
Sample Output
_          _ _                            _     _ 
| |__   ___| | | ___   __      _____  _ __| | __| |
| '_ \ / _ \ | |/ _ \  \ \ /\ / / _ \| '__| |/ _` |
| | | |  __/ | | (_) |  \ V  V / (_) | |  | | (_| |
|_| |_|\___|_|_|\___/    \_/\_/ \___/|_|  |_|\__,_|

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By: isaacs
2009-05-03 21:20:46

What Others Think

I never thought to pipe anything through figlet before. Now I am happy.
unixmonkey3441 · 489 weeks and 6 days ago
If you lose your glasses: script | figlet
isaacs · 489 weeks and 5 days ago
It's also fun to pass the -f parameter and play with fonts For example: command | figlet -f small command | figlet -f script command | figlet -f block etc.
Dhraakellian · 489 weeks and 5 days ago

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