F14 - Changing GDM Background

Saurabh Sharma luckysharma11 at gmail.com
Mon Nov 1 11:54:27 UTC 2010

On Mon, Nov 1, 2010 at 1:48 PM, cornel panceac <cpanceac at gmail.com> wrote:
> 2010/10/31 Sawrub <luckysharma11 at gmail.com>
>>  Hello All,
>> Setting default GDM background was a little easy till F12 by using the
>> 'Set as Default' button, but i can't see it there now in F14. Please
>> rescue me to change it.
> never tried in fedora but this worked in ubuntu:
>  http://www.ubuntugeek.com/how-do-you-change-the-boot-splash-screen-image-for-10-04-lucid-lynx.html
>> Is there any way to set the same for the playmouth, so as to have one
>> background right from the time when booting starts.
> i have no idea about plymouth.
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>> Saurabh Sharma
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>> http://sawrub-blog.blogspot.com/
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Wow the hack worked. Just the things to be checked at that moment is
that better to keep the images desired to be used as background under
/usr/share/backgrounds/images/ since user's home directory is not
The image is there in case when user logins in but is missing when the
user types in password to resume a suspend.

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