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NAME

        ken, b1ff, censor, chef, cockney, eleet, fudd, jethro, jibberish, jive,
        kenny, kraut, ky00te, nethack, newspeak, nyc, pirate, rasterman,  spam‐
        mer, studly, uniencode, upside-down - assorted text filters
 

SYNOPSIS

         $SHELL | chef
 
         newspeak < thesis.tex > newthesis.tex
 
         eleet | wall # b1ff works well too
 
         b1ff | ircII | censor
 

DESCRIPTION

        All  of these programs are filters to do all sorts of strange things to
        text.  No personal, racial, religious or societal slurs  are  intended.
        For amusement only.
 
        All  the  filters  read input from stdin, change it, and write the fil‐
        tered text to stdout.
 
        b1ff   The B1FF filter
 
        cockney
               Cockney English
 
        chef   convert English on stdin to Mock Swedish on stdout
 
        eleet  K3wl hacker slang
 
        fudd   Elmer Fudd
 
        jethro Hillbilly text filter
 
        jive   Jive English
 
        jibberish
               Runs text through a random selection of the rest of the filters,
               to make really weird output.
 
        ken    English  into  Cockney,  featuring (dubious) rhyming slang for a
               lot of computer terminology.
 
        kraut  Generates text with a bad German accent.
 
        kenny  Generates text as spoken by Kenny on South Park.
 
        ky00te This program places a very cute (and familiar to FurryMuck fans)
               accent on any text file.
 
        nethackify
               Wiped out text like can be found in nethack.
 
        newspeak
               A-la-1984
 
        censor CDA-ize text
 
        nyc    Brooklyn English
 
        pirate Talk like a pirate.
 
        rasterman
               Makes  text look like it came from the keyboard of Carsten Hait‐
               zler.
 
        spammer
               Turns honest text into something that is liable to be flagged as
               spam.
 
        studly Studly caps.
 
        uniencode
               Use  glorious  unicode  to the fullest possibile extent. As seen
               previously in many man pages.
 
        upside-down
               Flips text upside down. Stand on your head and  squint  to  read
               the output.
        /usr/share/doc/filters/SAMPLES
               Lists samples of the output of all the filters.
 

AUTHORS

        The  eleet, upside-down, chef, b1ff, and censor filters were written by
        Joey Hess <joey@kitenet.net>. Daniel V Klein  <dvk@lonewolf.com>  wrote
        the  cockney,  jive,  and  nyc  filters.  jibberish  is  by Raul Miller
        <rdm@test.legislate.com>, jethro  is  by  Duane  Paulson  <ci922@cleve‐
        land.freenet.edu>,  rasterman  is by Zachary Beane, ken is by Stephen K
        Mulrine <skm@eqsn.net>, newspeak is by  Jamie  Zawinski  <jwz@jwz.org>,
        studly  is  by  Nick  Phillips <nwp@lemon-computing.com>, Gurkan Sengun
        <gurkan@linuks.mine.nu> wrote nethackify, Dougal Campbell  <dougal@gun‐
        ters.org> wrote pirate, kraut is by John Sparks, and Kenny is by Chris‐
        tian Garbs and Alan Eldridge.
 
FILTERS(6)
 

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