What is it?:
A python script to change my desktop wallpaper picked from reddit.
- Must only fetch 1920x1080 pixel images. (Implemented in v0.0.1)
- Looks from a list of definied subbredits. (uses public MultiReddits) (Implemented in v0.0.1)
- Maintains a list of previously used wallpapers to avoid duplicates. (Implemented in v0.0.2)
- Unity/Gnome Shell 3
- Python 3+ : sudo apt-get install python3
- requests : pip3 install requests
- praw : pip3 install praw
You can find the latest release here.
Use master branch for development purposes only.
# cd to directory where you want to install cd ~/.apps wget https://github.com/MiteshNinja/wallPy/archive/v0.0.2.tar.gz tar -zxvf wallPy-0.0.2.tar.gz cd wallPy-0.0.2
Now you can use virtualenv to install required packages locally.
virtualenv venv source venv/bin/activate pip3 install -r requirements.txt
Now run the app
I'll soon be uploading to pypi so that all this mess can be avoided. Bare with me till then.
- Upload to PyPI
- Make use of configuration files to get subbredit list/multireddit/username.
- Store a hash of previously used images, to avoid duplicates. (Implemented in v0.0.2)