Add ascii logo to login prompt

Linuxlogo provides Tux, the Debian swirl, and other distro logos that can be displayed - along with system information - at the console login prompt:

$ sudo apt-get install linuxlogo
$ sudo cp /etc/issue /etc/issue.bak
$ sudo sh -c 'linux_logo -L debian -F ".: Greetings, Carbon-Based Biped :.\n\n#O Version #V\nCompiled #C\n#H \\l" > /etc/issue'

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