scripting compiz; could use some perl regexp help

Chris Mohler cr33dog at
Sun Jun 8 00:53:38 UTC 2008

On Sat, Jun 7, 2008 at 6:59 PM, Paul Johnson <pauljohn32 at> wrote:
> Hey, kids!
> Changing to Ubuntu has had side effects.  A version of compiz that
> works with no fussing!
> Did you know that compiz is on the dbus, so you can tell it what to do
> in scripts?
> Awesome.  With 1000s of backgrounds, I want the wallpaper to change on
> all the sides of the cube all the time.  What fun!
> You can set images into the backgrounds array of the cube like so,
> where I drop in A.jpg and B.jpg.  You can put in as many as you want.

Hmm - I can't seem to get different images on the cube faces.  Is
there another setting somewhere?  I've tried the dbus method adding
images in the "advanced desktop effects" dialog to no avail.

If I could get it working, I  might have more incentive to solve the
regex riddle :)


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