Tag: linux

buienradar (weather image) in conky

Erik wanted some help with getting a piece of an animated gif to show up in his conky (Conky Help::Tips, Tricks & Scripts::CrunchBang Forums.)

Now I liked that idea very much so came up with this:

First I created a directory ~/.conky/radar/  (for the temp.gif).
Then the knmiradar.sh: (chmod it +x)

Then in Conky:
add variable:

and use this (dont forget to edit the path):

Works great here…

Display a # in conky

I wanted to display #! in my conky script but could not seem to get it working right.

This tip: Conky Help – Tips, Tricks & Scripts – CrunchBang Linux Forums worked great!

To display a “#” in conky you have to do

${exec echo “#”}

More conky tips (hellanzb and External IP)

Sometimes I kinda get lost in the great conky rules that I and many people use..

For example look at this crunchbang conky forum.

a few snippets:

Will give you your esternal and internal IP adress

Or for hellanzb:

The hellaconly.py looks like this:

Screen cheat list

Found this cheatlist somewhere…

Credits to the one who uploaded it ..

MoC theme

My MoC theme