January 22, 2020

How to use komorebi on Fedora to set up live wallpapers

How to setup live wallpapers on Fedora Linux using Komorebi.

How to use komorebi on Fedora to set up live wallpapers

First we are going to grab the latest release you can view the releases at https://github.com/cheesecakeufo/komorebi/releases

First grab the release you want in this case we are using wget to grab v2.1

wget https://github.com/cheesecakeufo/komorebi/archive/v2.1.zip

Install the various dependencies

 sudo dnf install gtk3-devel gstreamer-devel clutter-devel clutter-gtk-devel  clutter-gst3-devel webkit2gtk3-devel libgee-devel vala gstreamer1-libav

unzip the new file

unzip v2.1.zip

change into the new Komorebi-2.1 directory

cd komorebi-2.1/

create the build directory:

mkdir build && cd build

build the package

 sudo cmake .. && sudo make install

Now you will be able to run the komorebi-wallpaper-creator

 ./komorebi-wallpaper-creator 

Next mv the wallpaper as indicated

sudo mv /root/cyberpunk /System/Resources/Komorebi

See Also:

Install Gnome themes in Ubuntu Linux GTK3
How to install Gnome themes in Linux