Background or wallpaper picture in X

Background or wallpaper picture in X

Post by Kristof D'Hulste » Sun, 31 Mar 1996 04:00:00



Hello

How can I get a picture to act as background on my (fvwm) desktop ?.
Can I use jpg, gif ,xbm ??

Is there something like a Walpaper function in X ?.

grtz kristof

 
 
 

Background or wallpaper picture in X

Post by Kevin L. Schic » Sun, 31 Mar 1996 04:00:00



> Hello

> How can I get a picture to act as background on my (fvwm) desktop ?.
> Can I use jpg, gif ,xbm ??

> Is there something like a Walpaper function in X ?.

> grtz kristof

Try placing the line;

xv +root -rmode 8 /path/graphics.file -quit &

near the end of you .xinitrc.

 
 
 

1. Background wallpaper

Hi,

    Is there any anonymous ftp site from where I can get
    various simple xpm files to be used as background
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    Wanjiun

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  __-""=======.--""  ""--.=================================.--""  ""--.=======:

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