Manual Reference Pages - XSCREENSAVER-GETIMAGE-FILE (1)
xscreensaver-getimage-file - put a randomly-selected image on the root window
xscreensaver-getimage-file [-display host:display.screen] [--verbose] [--name] directory
The xscreensaver-getimage-file program is a helper program
for the xscreensaver hacks that manipulate images. Specifically, it
is invoked by
as needed. This is not a user-level command.
This program selects a random image from disk, and loads it on the root
window. It does this by figuring out which image-loading programs are
installed on the system, and invoking the first one it finds.
xscreensaver-getimage-file accepts the following options:
Dont load an image: instead just print the file name to stdout.
The directory to search. The directory will be searched recursively,
and all files in it are assumed to be images.
Copyright © 2001 by Jamie Zawinski. Permission to use, copy,
modify, distribute, and sell this software and its documentation for
any purpose is hereby granted without fee, provided that the above
copyright notice appear in all copies and that both that copyright
notice and this permission notice appear in supporting documentation.
No representations are made about the suitability of this software for
any purpose. It is provided "as is" without express or implied
Jamie Zawinski <email@example.com>, 14-Apr-01
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