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Back in Ubuntu

With the release of Ubuntu 7.04 (Feisty Fawn) I'm back in Ubuntu full time. It also helps that my employer has enabled our Windows only VPN software to run in a virtual machine again (though that's a story for another day).

One minor annoyance that I missed was a way to switch my wallpaper automatically and a way to right-click on a folder to be able to search in that fold specifically. Yeah, I'm shallow. I also wanted this functionality with no compiling in a simple GUI. Very shallow.

Without further ado:

Drapes - a simple automatic wallpaper switcher (deb file available at

nautilus-search-tool - for the right-clicky goodness (deb file available at

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