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Old 01-12-2005, 12:46 AM   #1
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change wallpaper from terminal


im wondering how to change the desktop wallpaper using the command line? btw im using ubuntu. also, there will probably be options for best fit.. full size.. tiled, etc.. id assume. i shoudl be able to figure it out if theres a man pg for it.
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Old 01-12-2005, 12:49 AM   #2
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try fbsetbg *.jpg
 
Old 01-12-2005, 12:52 AM   #3
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said cmd not found
 
  


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