xfbd4 patch

Jasper Huijsmans jasper at moongroup.com
Tue Jan 7 23:45:43 CET 2003

On Tue,  7 Jan 2003 17:21:20 -0500
"gardnerj" <gardnerj at allvantage.com> wrote:


> >Doesn't anyone use backdrop lists? xfbd4 was calling xfbdmgr (3.x
> >version) to create/edit them ...
> >
> I use it and my wife uses it. I've got a whole series of LOTR
> backdrops that come up randomly when I login and she's got a whole
> library of Walt Disney World pictures that come up when she logs in.
> Is it my imagination or is xfbd4 a bit more integrated with xfbdmgr
> than the old xfbd? It seemed tricky the first time I used it but I got
> it all to work. One thing though, I wish xfbdmgr would bring up the
> same folder that I just loaded a picture from when building a list.
> I'll often keep all my bg pictures in the same folder and have to
> navigate to that folder for each and every picture I add.

Thanks for the reply. Yes it's a bit more integrated, I thought is was
not too badly done. 

Anyway, I'm currently working a bit on a (possible) replacement [1] that
uses the new settings manager and I'll take your comments into account.


[1] Yes this is the infamous and as yet mostly imaginary xfdesktop
utility that my xfce 4 web page speaks about :)

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