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Setting the desktop picture in Gnome

Gnome’s going to be the default desktop for Ubuntu as of version 17.10. To me this is exciting stuff and its never too early to start learning how to configure the gnome desktop.

Here’s a command line statement that will set the desktop image.

> gsettings set org.gnome.desktop.background picture-uri file:///home/myname/Downloads/Major_Oak.JPG