[openbox] Background

Mikael Magnusson mangosoft at comhem.se
Sat Nov 22 08:49:23 EST 2003

On Sat, 22 Nov 2003, Ken Clark wrote:

> The OP questioned why using rootCommand isn't included, correct?
> I am glad this functionality is NOT in the new configuration files. I like to
> change themes and give them all a try. Now I don't have to worry about
> editing the themerc to include MY bg of choice while I test-drive the new
> theme.

it also rocks when the themefile says rootCommand: rm -rf ~

> Setting it ONCE in ~/.xinitrc is quick & easy. If these 20+ users are going
> in and editing the rc to use the rootCommand override, what is the issue with
> setting it in .xinitrc?
> Thanks to the others who added the hacks for setting the bg via the menu. I
> like that as an alternative.
> --ken
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> GPG: 4EBBD623 2002-10-01 Ken Clark (llamakc) <ken at llamakc.org>
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> Words cannot express Truth. That which Words Express is not Truth.

Mikael Magnusson

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