Using FEH to Display a Wallpaper on your Desktop – I3WM

The following command is an example of how to a background using the feh command line tool:

feh --bg-scale ~/pictures/Manjaro.png

Other scaling options for feh include:


To start the background on startup, add the following to your startup file (e.g. ~/.xinitrc, ~/.i3/config):

sh ~/.fehbg &

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