Last Updated on July 24, 2023
Azote is a GTK+3 – based picture browser and background setter, as the frontend to the swaybg (sway/Wayland) and feh (X windows) commands. The user interface is being developed with multi-headed setups in mind. Azote also includes several colour management tools.
The program is confirmed to work on sway, Wayfire, i3, Openbox, Fluxbox and dwm window managers. Wayland support is limited to wlroots-based compositors. GNOME is not supported.
Azote is free and open source software.
- Works on Sway.
- Uses own thumbnails, 240x135px by default.
- Flips wallpapers horizontally.
- Splits wallpapers between 2 or more displays.
- Scales and crops images to detected or user-defined display dimensions.
- Generates a colour palette on the basis of an image.
- Picks a colour from the screen.
- Find and edit colour definitions in .Xresources and alacritty.yml files.
Developer: Piotr Miller
License: GNU General Public License v3.0
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