Re: Alpha Box collects dust

From: Neil Johnson <Neil.Johnson_at_no.spam.please>
Date: Thu Sep 26 1996 - 14:38:13 CST

Tim,

Here is some info on X backgrounds

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From: scot@catzen.gun.de (Scot W. Stevenson)
Subject: Re: changing xdm background?
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Hello Simon,

> edit the file /usr/lib/X11/xdm/Xsetup_0 and put something like
> xsetroot -solid MidnightBlue
> or
> xv -root -random -8 -slow24 -quit ~/pics/*.jpg

If you really have CPU and memory to burn, and you users don't mind having
it in their root window, you can also put something like

        nice xlock -inroot -mode swarm -batchcount 4 &

in the File.

Y, Scot

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          Scot W. Stevenson  scot@catzen.gun.de  Essen, Germany
                   Unix created vi to test the faithful
Good Luck
Neil
Received on Thu Sep 26 14:38:13 1996

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