Linux.com: ASCII Art Fun with Boxes
Jun 20, 2006, 11:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Shashank Sharma)
"ASCII art has evolved from flashy text messages cooked up with
underscores and hashes to more complex and appealing designs, but
creating such patterns takes some effort. boxes is an excellent
utility that can help you create interesting ASCII artwork.
"On a Debian system, boxes is just an apt-get install away. You
can also get the source tar.gz package from the downloads page,
along with simple installation instructions..."