Re: intel penguin bootlogo

AndroSyn (
Thu, 10 Jul 1997 07:39:24 -0400 (EDT)

On Thu, 10 Jul 1997, William Sowerbutts wrote:

> At 18:18 09/07/97 -0400, Michael Scott Shappe wrote:
> >> the problem with all this of course is that linux is so reliable that
> there is
> >> very little requirement to boot it - hence the penguins are very rare
> >
> >Clearly, what Linux needs is some funky key combination that will,
> >when struck, generate penguins...
> How about drawing penguins instead of blanking the screen? They could,
> like, move about and stuff. Uhm.

Hmm...kinda reminds me of the old DOS Sleepwalker virus. Ya know the one
that would have a ASCII block guy march across the screen wonder every
so often....Actually that might be a place to start, hehehe. Just imagine
part of an OS based on a virus....hhehehe