(*Add Watching Eyes and Running Cat*) on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS/19.10!

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dd Watching Eyes and Running Cat: Would you like to learn Linux with a tinge of fun sprinkled over it? Let’s introduce you to a few fascinating commands that could amaze you! We, of course, know how important commands are, especially in a Linux terminal, but once in awhile, it is nice to take a break and just amuse yourself with these fun commands. If you have kids at home, then you can Add Watching eyes and Running Cat to your Ubuntu 20.04 LTS/19.10 system so your kids will learn with excitement.

Table of Contents:

1) Pair of Watching Eyes:

‘Xeyes’ shows eyes that spy on your mouse wherever it goes. It is a graphical program and as soon as you run the command you will see two monster eyes chasing your mouse movement.

Install the ‘xeyes’ command:

$
sudo apt install xeyes

  • Enter your system password to authenticate and install it.
Install xeyes command
Install xeyes command

See the Eyes:

Note: To stop, you have to press Ctrl+C.

Run xeyes command
Run xeyes command

Output:

2) Cat Chases Mouse:

The command ‘oneko’ makes a cat chase your mouse pointer everywhere it goes. This little command will modify your regular cursor into a mouse and makes the curious cat chase the cursor once you move it. It is possible to continue your work while the cat chases the cursor. You can install this command on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Bionic Beaver to experience the delight. It resembles Tom and Jerry on your desktop.

Install the ‘oneko’ command:

$
sudo apt install oneko

  • Enter your system password to authenticate and install it.
Install oneko command
Install oneko command

Run the Cat:

Note: To stop, you have to press Ctrl+C.

Run oneko command
Run oneko command

Output:

Get Help:

Summary:

In this article, we have described how to Add Watching Eyes and Running Cat on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS Focal Fossa/19.10 Eoan Ermine. Install these two simple commands on your Terminal and take some break from your work. If you find this article useful, you can share your valuable queries in the below comment box. Thanks for visiting Tec Robust Stay here for worthy articles!!



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