NAME

fortune – sample lines from a file

SYNOPSIS

fortune [ file ]

DESCRIPTION

Fortune prints a one–line aphorism chosen at random. If a file is specified, the saying is taken from that file; otherwise it is selected from /sys/games/lib/fortunes.

FILES

/sys/games/lib/fortunes
/sys/games/lib/fortunes.index
fast lookup table, maintained automatically

SOURCE

/sys/src/cmd/fortune.c