Linux : Random Fact Generator

The command below with present you with a random fact,

lynx -dump | grep -A4 "\[3\]"| tail -n1

You can place it into your ~/.bash_profile file so that you receive a random fact everytime you log in.

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R Donato

Rick Donato is the Founder and Chief Editor of He currently works as an SDN/NFV Solutions Architect and has a keen interest in automation and the cloud.

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