download 10 random wallpapers from google

for i in {1..10};do wget $(wget -O- -U "" "$(($RANDOM%900+100))" --quiet | grep -oe 'http://[^"]*\.jpg' | head -1);done
you may want &hl=en for &hl=es for the language you may want imgsz=xxlarge for imgsz=large or whatever filter you may want q=apples or whatever

By: dzup
2012-07-26 10:42:13

What Others Think

why Crymnandina you spaming my post?
dzup · 530 weeks and 6 days ago
Very nice! I just replaced q=wallpaper with q=$topic and added read -p "topic:" topic in the beggining. Would like a saving location option.
zen3 · 530 weeks ago
Doesn't work on Cygwin / Windows 10. Sample: dli_goog --2018-10-25 16:11:12-- Resolving ( 2607:f8b0:400c:c0e::64,,, ... Connecting to (|2607:f8b0:400c:c0e::64|:80... connected. HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 301 Moved Permanently Location: [following] --2018-10-25 16:11:12-- Reusing existing connection to []:80. HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 200 OK Length: unspecified [text/html] Saving to: 'STDOUT' - [
LDR071 · 204 weeks and 6 days ago

What do you think?

Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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