Fw: Prevent Xfce from darwing desktop background

Sergey Manucharian sergeym at rmico.com
Wed May 13 22:37:24 CEST 2009

Please disregard the previous message - I've messed up the text in the

On Wed, 13 May 2009 12:09:41 -0700
"Brian J. Tarricone" <bjt23 at cornell.edu> wrote:
> Your other option for xplanet is just to have it save to a regular
> png or jpg file and then set that as xfdesktop's wallpaper.  How to
> do so, and how to get it to update when the image changes, is an
> exercise left to the reader (and google).


you may want to use:

 xplanet <other options> -window-id <id>

I haven't tried it for the desktop, but it works for some windows,
e.g. urxvt. How to find the <id> Brian knows better ;) "xprop" may work.


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