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Real time satellite wheather wallpaper

Terminal - Real time satellite wheather wallpaper
curl http://www.cpa.unicamp.br/imagens/satelite/ult.gif | xli -onroot -fill stdin
2009-11-12 21:52:19
User: m33600
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Real time satellite wheather wallpaper

Changes the wallpaper to the last satellite image.

Tha url above shows latin america. Seek the best url for your location

Now I have a usefull background image in my desktop

I use it inside kalarm updating every 15 minutes. May be done with 'watch' instead

It s an option to xplanet ( kde ) and xearth

needs xli , curl

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hehe... that's a cool one! long live curl, long live X! ;)

Comment by bubo 368 weeks and 4 days ago

what's a good URL for satellite image of North America?

Comment by alperyilmaz 368 weeks and 4 days ago

Take a look at http://www.accuweather.com/

choose your area and pick the image properties of the map shown

Comment by m33600 368 weeks and 3 days ago

Your point of view

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