As engineer I thrive to make computing simple and efficient as possible. I came across a rather nasty problem that requires some seriously time consuming and monotonous manual labour. Well that or some automation. Needless to say I chose the latter.
Countless nights of programming and designing have yielded some result, the latest and greatest version of ixbar3000 (0.16) is finally released. It comes with several new features, a lot of them are the type you won’t see anywhere else! Lots of new graphics , and improvements in usability. Not to mention the usual bugfixes ;).
So you want to waste your precious resources by having an animating wallpaper? Great! I’ll share few of my experiences in this field. There are several ways in achieving an animated desktop background.