Setting Wallpaper To Slideshow Using Bash

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Setting Wallpaper To Slideshow Using Bash

Postby chessmaster942 on Sat Oct 06, 2012 2:36 pm

How can I setup my desktop to shuffle through images randomly and change them every x minutes? I'm using the standard included version of Cinnamon with Linux Mint 13.
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Re: Setting Wallpaper To Slideshow Using Bash

Postby Myrmidon83 on Mon Oct 08, 2012 4:39 am

You can use 'wallch' which I beleive is in the repo's (if not google), it's a nice simple wallpaper changer.

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Re: Setting Wallpaper To Slideshow Using Bash

Postby chessmaster942 on Sat Oct 13, 2012 10:44 am

Thanks, I'll look into it
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Re: Setting Wallpaper To Slideshow Using Bash

Postby TTime on Mon Oct 15, 2012 1:45 pm

I use Variety - available via synaptic/apt-get/softwaremanager as I could not get good resolution from wallch.

Variety downloads very nice wallpapers from the net.
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