Introduction to GNOME Backgrounds

The GNOME Backgrounds package contains a collection of graphics files which can be used as backgrounds in the GNOME Desktop environment. Additionally, the package creates the proper framework and directory structure so that you can add your own files to the collection.

This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS 12.1 platform.

Package Information

Installation of GNOME Backgrounds

Install GNOME Backgrounds by running the following commands:

mkdir build &&
cd    build &&

meson setup --prefix=/usr ..

This package does not come with a test suite.

Now, as the root user:

ninja install


Installed Programs: None
Installed Libraries: None
Installed Directories: /usr/share/backgrounds/gnome and /usr/share/gnome-background-properties

Short Descriptions

GNOME Backgrounds

are background images for the GNOME Desktop