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Old 06-13-2005, 08:04 PM   #1
Scorper
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bsetbg not working


When I try to change my background picture with the bsetbg command (I'm using fluxbox), it says:
bsetbg: couldn't find a suitable image program. tried the following:
display
xli
xsetbg
Esetroot
qiv
wmsetbg
xv

soo how can I change my background? I dont have anything special I guess, running on ubuntu (hoary) x.org and fluxbox.
 
Old 06-13-2005, 08:26 PM   #2
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I believe fluxbox comes with fbsetbg because of issues with bsetbg.

Try "fbsetbg -i" to see what wallpaper setters it finds and what it thinks about them. Then you can use "fbsetbg -u [wallpapersetter]" to set what is used.

You might want to check out this page to see what works with fbsetbg...
http://www.xs4all.nl/~hanb/software/...g/fbsetbg.html
 
  


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