Borednomore - download random wallpapers

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Borednomore-0.0.1beta

Please visit my blog to get the latest version.

This script change randomly your wallpapers from pictures in www.flickr.com, the pictures are supply random automaticly from the site, that make this little script fun to view.

INSTALL:

Download the file from:
http://zzer.wordpress.com

Unzip it:
tar xvf Borednomore
cd Borednomore

if you like to be available to everybody on the system, become root and:

cp Borednomore /usr/bin/Borednomore
chmod +x /usr/bin/Borednomore

Or simple execute the program:
./Borednomore

If you like put it on crontab! that way will download new files automaticly, remember by default the wallpaper last 180 seconds (3 minutes), multiply that by 20 (number of wallpapers the script will download at one time), that equals 1 hr, set your crontab to 1hr and you are in business.
To edit your crontab do:
crontab -e

and add:
0 1 * * * /path/to/your/Borednomore/Borednomore.sh

This will run every 60 minutes.

NOTE: edit and modify Borednomore.sh to satisfy your path/to/Borednomore.sh

Thank you for using this program, have fun!
Last changelog:

10 years ago

Add Borednomore.sh: a little script to add in crontab and update installation instructions.
Add Delay issue
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Add Borednomore.sh: a little script to add in crontab and update installation instructions.
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