Smart Video Wallpaper

Plasma Wallpaper Plugins video wallpaper

Source (link to git-repo or to original if based on someone elses unmodified work): Add the source-code for this project on opencode.net

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Description:

Do NOT use this plugin as lockscreen (for this use my other plugin)

Video Demo HERE

Video desktop wallpaper for plasma KDE, based on "/u/samrog" plugin wallpaper.

NEW features

+ Pause the video when existing a maximized or full-screen windows.
+ Pause the video when the desktop is busy.

This minimizes the use of CPU resources.

Installation
Download and run:
 kpackagetool5 -t Plasma/Wallpaper -i smartvideowallpaper.tar.gz 


Use
1. Choose Wallpaper Type: "Smart Video Wallpaper" in Wallpaper settings window.
2. Select your video.
3. The option "Use double player" : avoid annoying transition (black screen) in video loop playback.

Try my other works for Plasma.


Pear Dark look and feel inspired by PearOS

* Video and more details in https://adhec.github.io/plasma_tweaks/

* Information Login Manager: https://adhec.github.io/sddm_themes/

Video wallpapers sites: taken from desktophut, pexels, komorebi

Some videos:
seashore, waterfalls, anime and dreams of the sea - i like this one, try it with sound -

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Scripts

For use "Smart Video Wallpaper" when the charger is attached use the scripts in https://github.com/adhec/plasma_tweaks/tree/master/SmartVideoWallpaper

* Configuration

First set execute permission for the scripts:


chmod +x setSmartVideoWallpaper.sh
chmod +x setImage.sh



* Pluggued
SystemSettings > Notifications > Power Management > Configure events > Ac Adaptor plugged in > Run command > Select path script "setSmartVideoWallpaper.sh"

* Unpluggued
SystemSettings > Notifications > Power Management > Configure events > Ac Adaptor unplugged > Run command > Select path script "setImageWallpaper.sh"


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Comment your issues
Last changelog:

v0.2 1 year ago

Fix: play/pause for windows with 2 states (maximized and minimized)
New features:
- Pause the video when existing a maximized or full-screen windows.
- Pause the video when the desktop is busy.

C

adhe

1 year ago

thanks! for your comments

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marcantoine

1 year ago

10 10 the best, it work as expected.

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eagle0110

1 year ago

Can you please change it so that when "mute" option is ticked, it would completely disable audio playback? Otherwise on my system its audio player is occupying exclusive audio output device, conflicting with hi-fi music player apps...

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v0.2 1 year ago

Fix: play/pause for windows with 2 states (maximized and minimized)
New features:
- Pause the video when existing a maximized or full-screen windows.
- Pause the video when the desktop is busy.

v0.11 1 year ago

- Fix pause video for fullscreen windows (mpv application)

[Issues]
need to add filter for applications with states (minimized and maximized at the same time)

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product-maker zetabemol Apr 25 2021 10 the best
Black screen Debian y derivadas: apt-get install libgstreamer1.0-0 gstreamer1.0-plugins-base gstreamer1.0-plugins-good gstreamer1.0-plugins-bad gstreamer1.0-plugins-ugly gstreamer1.0-libav Arch y derivadas: sudo pacman -S qt-gstreamer gst-libav
product-maker QkiZ Apr 15 2021 1 ugh
Black screen, even after installing unmentioned required packages.
product-maker johnvolker Mar 31 2021 9 excellent
9 excellent got a black screen to start with, but figured out it was the gstreamer plug-in for X11, after that it worked fine, if you're cpu usage is high you can lower the quality of the video with ffmpeg and bring cpu usage to a more reasonable level.
product-maker reise-arnor Mar 29 2021 10 the best
Best alt to wallpaper engine for linux
product-maker alienzj Mar 08 2021 10 the best
10 the best
product-maker nitish159 Nov 18 2020 10 the best
10 the best
product-maker dakenviy Oct 30 2020 8 great
If you use gentoo and you got black screen just enable "gstreamer" USE flag globally (recommended) or only for qtmultimedia.
product-maker riyaddl Oct 14 2020 9 excellent
it's the best. i have a request tho is it possible to add a way to schedule video change. thank you for your great work.
product-maker hentailinuxer Oct 01 2020 10 the best
Fantastic
product-maker morrdeath Sep 23 2020 8 great
Great program overall. Having multiple monitors, it's a little annoying that all screens will pause playback when there is a fullscreen or maximized window on any of them; I was able to edit the code and prevent this from happening though. Best animated wallpaper program I've found for my Manjaro KDE setup.
product-maker voncloft Sep 23 2020 1 ugh
Does not work just get a black screen.
product-maker nuboskill Sep 16 2020 7 good
Hello, please add opportunity to choose screen for pause mod. I don't wanna pause my wallpaper, when I have full screen something on another monitor.
product-maker axel-huerta Sep 13 2020 10 the best
10 the best
product-maker geovane7881 Jul 13 2020 10 the best
10 the best
product-maker vadimoz Jul 07 2020 10 the best
10 the best
product-maker pgtipz Jun 23 2020 8 great
8 great
product-maker csaratakij May 26 2020 9 excellent
9 excellent Multiscreen support would be nice. (Great plugin btw~ :D)
product-maker no95typem Dec 01 2019 10 the best
10 the best
product-maker Sandrone Nov 16 2019 8 great
8 great
product-maker kdevg0 Oct 21 2019 10 the best
"10 the best" Love it. The best thing is I had to buy a similar item in steam. Here I am getting it for free.
product-maker nhoxsang2411994 Oct 11 2019 10 the best
10 the best, very kool features!
product-maker marcantoine Aug 17 2019 10 the best
10 the best, it work as expected.
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