r5392 - in trunk/BOOK: . introduction/welcome x/wm

Chris Staub chris at beaker67.com
Fri Dec 9 19:31:10 PST 2005


Andrew Benton wrote:
> Chris Staub wrote:
>> The bsetroot program has been renamed fbsetroot (as noted in the 
>> updated instructions) but some parts of fluxbox have not been updated 
>> to use it. A symlink will need to be created: ln -s fbsetroot 
>> /usr/bin/bsetroot
> 
> What problems does it cause? I've been using Fluxbox-0.9.14 for months 
> and I'm not aware of any major problems. Mind you, that's probably 
> because it's the first version of Fluxbox I've used. If I was to add 
> instructions for putting in a bsetroot -> fbsetroot symlink into the 
> Fluxbox page I'd at least like to know why. Is this the right list to 
> talk about this? Shouldn't we tale this to BLFS-dev?
> Andy

I believe it sets the background image. I've noticed that without that 
link, attempting to change themes results in error messages about not 
finding "bsetroot", and the background image not being changed.



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