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= Introduction =
 
= Introduction =
 
[http://l3ib.org/nitrogen/ Nitrogen] is a fast and lightweight desktop background browser and setter for X windows.
 
[http://l3ib.org/nitrogen/ Nitrogen] is a fast and lightweight desktop background browser and setter for X windows.

Revision as of 15:24, 7 November 2007


Introduction

Nitrogen is a fast and lightweight desktop background browser and setter for X windows.

Installation

Nitrogen is available from the standard repositories:

# pacman -S nitrogen

Usage

Run nitrogen --help for full details. The following examples will get you started:

Setting wallpaper

To view and set the desired wallpaper from a specific directory recursively, run:

$ nitrogen /path/to/image/directory/

To view and set the desired wallpaper from a specific directory recursively, run:

$ nitrogen --no-recurse /path/to/image/directory/

Restoring wallpaper

To restore the chosen wallpaper during subsequent sessions, add the following to your startup file (e.g. ~/.xinitrc, ~/.config/openbox/autostart.sh, etc.):

nitrogen --restore &