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Old 01-01-2005, 12:02 PM   #1
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Help setting bg

I'm using fluxbox window manager and i want it to set a bg automatically when I log on, I added session.screen0.rootCommand: fbsetbg -l to my .fluxbox/init file but that won't work because I already have it set at session.screen0.rootCommand: idesk and I want them both to start but I can only choose one to put there.
Old 01-01-2005, 01:22 PM   #2
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How about setting that in your theme's configuration file? Find that file and there could be a line in it already so you only have to change the location of the file.

You can just add a line under the RootCommand section if it's not there
RootCommand: fbsetbg -f /path/to/file
Old 01-01-2005, 05:35 PM   #3
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Use you apps file to define startup apps and use RootCommand to set your bg. Just add this to your ~/.fluxbox/apps files
[startup]                   {idesk}


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