#008: Terminal fortunes and colors

How to reproduce:

Open a terminal and type su -

What to expect:

No fortunes should appear by default.

Open mintDesktop, turn on the fortunes and open a new terminal:

  • You should be greeted by an animal telling a fortune
  • The command prompt should be green
  • After the su -, it should be red

For KDE edition : no animal and no fortune appears. Only check colors.

Under Cinnamon, fortunes are available via gsettings:


gsettings set com.linuxmint.terminal show-fortunes true