fortunes-zh - Chinese Data files for fortune

Property Value
Distribution Debian Sid
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename fortunes-zh_2.95_all.deb
Package name fortunes-zh
Package version 2.95
Package release -
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category games
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer Debian Chinese Team <>
Download size 532.90 KB
Installed size 2.18 MB


Package Version Architecture Repository
fortunes-zh_2.95_all.deb 2.95 all Debian Main
fortunes-zh - - -


Name Value
fortune-mod -


Name Value
fortune-zh << 2.2


Type URL
Binary Package fortunes-zh_2.95_all.deb
Source Package fortune-zh

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install fortunes-zh deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install fortunes-zh




2019-04-28 - Boyuan Yang <>
fortune-zh (2.95) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
* quotes.d/bingxin.cookie: Remove a trailing space that triggered
fortune cookie grammar error. (Closes: #928138)
2019-01-03 - Mo Zhou <>
fortune-zh (2.94) unstable; urgency=medium
* Misc updates for the Debian Reference cookie generator:
+ Replace table frames with Unicode characters.
+ Update a regex for manpage keywords.
+ Fix colorizing glitches.
* Refresh debian-reference.cookie with updated colorizing.
2019-01-01 - Mo Zhou <>
fortune-zh (2.93) unstable; urgency=medium
* Fix several errors in refcard.cookie
* Update colorizing for debian-reference
* Bump Standards-Version to 4.3.0 (no change)
* Use https format URI in debian/copyright.
* Strip trailing whitespaces in dch.
* Bump Year to 2019 in debian/copyright.
2018-12-31 - Mo Zhou <>
fortune-zh (2.92) unstable; urgency=medium
* Update colorization for Debian Reference.
2018-12-31 - Mo Zhou <>
fortune-zh (2.91) unstable; urgency=medium
* Add the missing B-D python3 . (Closes: #917845)
2018-12-30 - Mo Zhou <>
fortune-zh (2.90) unstable; urgency=medium
* Cookie updates, apart from importing lots of new cookies:
+ Typesetting updates for existing cookies.
+ Some new contents added into existing cookies.
+ Overhaul the directory hierarchy.
+ Chinese version of Debian Social Contract.
+ Chinese version of Debian Free Software Guide.
+ My translated Chinese version of Debian Code of Conduct.
+ Chinese version of Reference Card
+ Chinese version of Debian Reference (Osamu)
- Remove unused and legacy files.
* Add a draft for classifying different cookie categories.
* Switch to new cookie data format
* Add converter.
* Aggressively remove the legacy transitional dummy package.
* Overhaul Makefile.
* Update Year in Copyright info.
* Support ENV variable FORTUNEZH_NOCOLOR to filter ANSI sequence.
* Change probability distribution in fortune-zh.
* Override more false-positive lintian Errors and Warnings.
2018-06-08 - Mo Zhou <>
fortune-zh (2.8.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Add one more trivial science cookie.
* Remove inappropriate cookies (Closes: #901026)
- Remove a contributed cookie that conveys incorrect value.
- Don't install contrib.d/fortune-mod-zh/src/joke by default,
since it is full of offensive content.
2018-05-26 - Mo Zhou <>
fortune-zh (2.8) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Boyuan Yang ]
* d/README.debian: Fix typo
[ Mo Zhou ]
* Add new cookies to cyberspeak.dat .
* Merge an ancient GPL-3 licensed fortune-zh friend project.
+ See chinese.d/contrib.d/fortune-mod-zh.meta
* Create new cookie file moegirl.dat .
* Add translated quotes from Richard. M. Stallman. (chinese.d/rms.dat)
* Update tuna-collection cookies.
* Create science cookies. (chinese.d/science.dat)
* Merge contributed cookies from shu <>, thanks!
* Create symlinks for the imported ancient project.
* Makefile: Also Glob cookie from symbol links.
2018-02-08 - Mo Zhou <>
fortune-zh (2.7) unstable; urgency=medium
* Overhaul the cookies.
* Finish the chinese.d/shijing.d/shijing.dat cookie. (Closes: #850903)
* Point Vcs-* fields to Salsa.
* Bump Standards-Version to 4.1.3 (no change).
* Bump debhelper compat to 11.
2017-12-03 - Mo Zhou <>
fortune-zh (2.6) unstable; urgency=medium
* Automatically colorize the chinese.dat cookie at build time with
hardcoded color via awk and sed when a specific pattern is matched.
The color scheme is consistent with the ancient one.

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