This bash script picks up a random image file (.jpg, .jpeg or .png) from the predefined directory and sets it as wallpaper.
The previous version of the script worked fine with GNOME 2 and Ubuntu 11.04 (and earlier), but after
GConf backend was changed to
dconf in GNOME 3, it stopped working.
The new version works with both GNOME 3 and Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric Ocelot.
The only thing to setup in the below script is the path to image files in
You can download the latest version on script page on my website.