machine logo for ssh (putty)


helps to identify machines

download motod maker from http://edeca.net/wp/programs/motd-maker/
or here (flat exe with dll files)
motod_maker.rar

use http://www.network-science.de/ascii/ to generate title (use “DOOM” font)
copy&paste to the opened motodmaker program, set colors etc..
choose options, raw and reset, save to file, edit the file (notepad2 or notepad++) show non-printed chars. replace \par with empty string, and line end to linux format add one more space on top and remove the / or \ on end of file, add empty line at the end.
use putty:
run

sudo touch /etc/motd
sudo chown karako:karako /etc/motd

use winscp and notepad2 or notepad++ as default editor,
and pass the content (not the not printable chars. are important..)

bring back default ownership..

sudo chown root:root /etc/motd

then simply ssh into it:
2014-01-01_114937

raw example


                                                                      
 _____ _           _   _      ____                      _             
| ____| | __ _ ___| |_(_) ___/ ___|  ___  __ _ _ __ ___| |__      _   
|  _| | |/ _` / __| __| |/ __\___ \ / _ \/ _` | '__/ __| '_ \   _| |_ 
| |___| | (_| \__ \ |_| | (__ ___) |  __/ (_| | | | (__| | | | |_   _|
|_____|_|\__,_|___/\__|_|\___|____/ \___|\__,_|_|  \___|_| |_|   |_|  
                                                                      
 _  ___ _                                                             
| |/ (_) |__   __ _ _ __   __ _                                       
| ' /| | '_ \ / _` | '_ \ / _` |                                      
| . \| | |_) | (_| | | | | (_| |                                      
|_|\_\_|_.__/ \__,_|_| |_|\__,_|                                      
                                                                      
                                

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