Realtime Sunlight wallpaper v0.3.3 has been released

Realtime Sunlight wallpaper v0.3.3 has been released, this version comes with some new features also some bugs has been fixed. Sunlight wallpaper is a simple but useful application which retrieve an image from the internet and set it as a wallpaper every 30 minutes, for the clouds are updated every 3 hours with current weather satellite imagery. 



  • Added Style change feature
  • Added Background Color feature
  • Makefile optimized
  • Bugs & Fixes – (–nodisplay) startup fixed
  • Changed from wget to curl



Installation in ubuntu 10.04 and 10.10 Maverick meerkat

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:realtime.sunlight.wallpaper/rsw 
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install gtk-sunlight

After installation is done,  you can launch the application from:

Applications->Accessories->Real-time Sunlight Wallpaper


  • henry

    Crashed in Linux Mint 10 AMD 64

  • Stefan

    KDE4 has a similar feature out of the box:
    Right click on the desktop,
    click desktop settings menu item,
    select type "globe",
    select navigation "follow sun",

  • jon armand

    Same here :cry:
    The application freezes imediately when I push apply.
    Linux mint 10 on acer aspire one aoa 150

  • Zinovsky

    humm, I see i have the same issue.
    Try to install the [url=]previous version 0.3.2, it is working fine[/url]