Package Details: ubuntu-wallpapers 16.10.2-1

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Package Base: ubuntu-wallpapers
Description: The default wallpapers for Ubuntu (from 9.10 to 16.04)
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Licenses: GPL
Groups: unity-extra
Submitter: chenxiaolong
Maintainer: Louis
Last Packager: Louis
Votes: 48
Popularity: 0.365737
First Submitted: 2011-10-02 20:29
Last Updated: 2017-02-02 20:29

Latest Comments

Louis commented on 2016-08-03 13:02


I'm on it. I'll update it this week :)

morealaz commented on 2016-08-02 01:42

please update!!

Louis commented on 2016-05-17 19:15

I'm going to update this package later this week incl. support for xfce and mate.

Louis commented on 2016-04-08 11:21

Default wallpapers for Ubuntu 16.04 announced:

morealaz commented on 2015-11-26 13:10

for compatibility with Mate desktop
you can add this lines to PKGBUILD at bottom of package() section:

# make background available for Mate desktop
mkdir ${pkgdir}/usr/share/mate-background-properties
cp ${pkgdir}/usr/share/gnome-background-properties/*.xml ${pkgdir}/usr/share/mate-background-properties/
sed -i 's/gnome-wp-list.dtd/mate-wp-list.dtd/' ${pkgdir}/usr/share/mate-background-properties/*.xml

Jristz commented on 2014-04-27 04:27

yes xfce use a diferent path, they use /usr/share/backgrounds/xfce for the images, is even possible to do something??

kellerman commented on 2013-03-22 12:40

Hmm, can I make the wallpapers automatically appear in xfdesktop's settings panel?
Currently I do symlinks to all images to /usr/share/backgrounds/xfce folder to achieve that.

kellerman commented on 2013-03-22 12:35

Hmm, can I make the wallpapers automatically appear in xfdesktop's settings panel?

chenxiaolong commented on 2013-01-22 21:37

@graysky: The python script creates some files for gnome-control-center so that name the name of the wallpaper shows up, instead of 'something.jpg' :) I figured that most people would probably have python already installed, so I didn't bother rewriting its functionality in the PKGBUILD.

graysky commented on 2013-01-22 20:46

Pretty wallpapers... I do not understand the need for python or whatever. Why not just install to /usr/share/backgrounds and call it good?

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