This is a follow-up post to [Experiment with a new data and program files naming convention - part 1]. In this post I am sharing the program tools I made to facilitate the implementation of the scheme.
In this post we develop some bash scripts to fetch a new wallpaper from Unsplash or bing's-photo-of-the-day, set it as the desktop background, and send a desktop notification. Then we automate this process using a crontab job.
In this post I demonstrate how to create a desktop dictionary using the "sdcv" as a "back-end", and "rofi" and the "front-end" interface.
A bash script to help you create a job pool to run embarrassingly parallel jobs.
Some bash scripting notes I keep as a reference.