Re: Backgrounds

James (
Wed, 14 Apr 1999 02:01:12 +0100 (BST)

On Tue, 13 Apr 1999, Ewan Dunbar wrote:

# Does AS invoke a separate program to load its background images, or is
# this internal? If it's the former, how can I pass options to this program
# short of recompiling? If it's the latter, can AS do centring and those
# other sort of things?

in the latest AS there's a module called asetroot that you put in your
autoexec and tell it what picture to load.
I use xv though cos my particular background is in bmp format (don't know
why). putting 'Exec xv -root -quit filename' in your autoexec just under where
wharf is loaded works.

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