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I want add different wallpapers in different workspaces but as necessary command line ..

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what version of ubuntu are you using? – fossfreedom Dec 11 '11 at 17:40
thank you ..10.04 but script commmand line I necesssary..(as gonftool-2 ) – erkan şentürk Dec 11 '11 at 17:46
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Set your environment using the excellent linked Q&A

  • Install compiz: sudo apt-get install compiz-fusion-plugins-extra
  • Remove your desktop icons: gconftool-2 --set "/apps/nautilus/preferences/show_desktop" --type=boolean "true"

Your wallpapers are defined in the key:

gconftool-2 --get "/apps/compiz/plugins/wallpaper/screen0/options/bg_image"

It takes a comma separated list thus you can set the value using this as an example:

gconftool-2 --set "/apps/compiz/plugins/wallpaper/screen0/options/bg_image" --type=string "[/usr/share/backgrounds/BosqueTK.jpg,/usr/share/backgrounds/BusquedaNocturna.jpg]"

Linked Question:

  1. Workspace specific wallpapers with Compiz?
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Thank You very much... – erkan şentürk Dec 11 '11 at 18:53

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