Dynamically add text to the desktop background?

Kevin Krammer krammer at kde.org
Sat May 25 13:55:56 BST 2013

On Saturday, 2013-05-25, adrelanos wrote:
> Hi,
> is there some command line tool to dynamically add text to any
> background image? Like:
> desktopbackground-text --add <position> <font> <text>
> And then the text appears where configured on the desktop background image?

My guess is that the image file is watched for changes, so you could configure 
an image that is actually the result of such an image composition, e.g. using 
image magick


Kevin Krammer, KDE developer, xdg-utils developer
KDE user support, developer mentoring
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