Matrix Style

check the sample output below, the command was too long :(
Same as the cool matrix style command ( ), except replacing the printed character with randomness. The command mentioned is much faster and thus more true to the matrix. However, mine can be optimized, but I wasted ... i mean spent enough time on it already
Sample Output
echo -e "\e[32m"; while :; do for i in {1..16}; do r=`echo -e "\x$(echo $(($(($RANDOM % 26)) + $(echo $([[ $(($RANDOM % 3)) == 1 ]] && echo -n 48 || echo -n $([[ $(($RANDOM % 3)) == 2 ]] && echo -n 97 || echo -n 65))))) 16 o p | dc)"`; if [[ $(($RANDOM % 5)) == 1 ]]; then if [[ $(($RANDOM % 4)) == 1 ]]; then v+="\e[1m $r   "; else v+="\e[2m $r   "; fi; else v+="     "; fi; done; echo -e "$v"; v=""; done

By: pykler
2009-09-29 19:30:10

What Others Think

linuxrawkstar · 625 weeks and 5 days ago
leavittx · 625 weeks and 4 days ago
I've been interested in matrices these days. I'll definitely try this one!
JeffStevens · 23 weeks and 4 days ago

What do you think?

Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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