root-tail - Prints text directly to an X11 root window

Property Value
Distribution OpenMandriva Lx 3.0
Repository OpenMandriva Contrib Release x86_64
Package filename root-tail-1.2-14-omv2015.0.x86_64.rpm
Package name root-tail
Package version 1.2
Package release 14-omv2015.0
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Category Monitoring
License GPL
Maintainer -
Download size 19.69 KB
Installed size 35.67 KB
Displays a given file anywhere on your X11 root window
with a transparent background.
It was made because I am very lazy and this was easier than
making a new rxvt pixmap each time I changed my background
to simulate that transparent effect.


Package Version Architecture Repository
root-tail-1.2-14-omv2015.0.i586.rpm 1.2 i586 OpenMandriva Contrib Release
root-tail - - -


Name Value - - - - - - -


Name Value
root-tail == 1.2-14:2015.0


Type URL
Binary Package root-tail-1.2-14-omv2015.0.x86_64.rpm
Source Package root-tail-1.2-14.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Enable OpenMandriva Contrib Release repository on Install and Remove Software
  2. Update packages list:
    # urpmi.update -a
  3. Install root-tail rpm package:
    # urpmi root-tail



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