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# Main Index: Debian Linux Magic Spells Cheat Sheet (one liners, how to, tips and tricks)

# Easter Eggs

$ apt-get moo
  / |    ||
 *  /\---/\
    ~~   ~~
...."Have you mooed today?"...

$ apt-get -h
                       This APT has Super Cow Powers.

$ aptitude -h
                  This aptitude does not have Super Cow Powers.

$ aptitude moo
There are no Easter Eggs in this program.
$ aptitude -v moo
There really are no Easter Eggs in this program.
$ aptitude -vv moo
Didn't I already tell you that there are no Easter Eggs in this program?
$ aptitude -vvv moo
Stop it!
$ aptitude -vvvv moo
Okay, okay, if I give you an Easter Egg, will you go away?
$ aptitude -vvvvv moo
All right, you win.

                       -------/      \
                      /               \
                     /                |
   -----------------/                  --------\

$ aptitude -vvvvvv moo
What is it?  It's an elephant being eaten by a snake, of course.

# Note: aptitude's easter egg is a reference to "The Little Prince" written in 1943 by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry.

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