Use a liveshow for dynamic images. This show takes images from a directory so you will need some means of making your dropbox look like a directory.tymaut wrote:This seems to fit my needs. Thank you. I am currently using dropbox to update images automatically in pi. Therefore, some images are added and deleted during the slideshow and it is required that slideshow continues with the new images without being disturbed. For now I am restarting qiv every 10 minutes and that's a lame solution. As far as I understand, dynamic data is able to handle that kind of requirement. Can you elaborate on how to accomplish that?
Secondly, I think I can use on screen messages to display the extra information that I need. Am I right?
Look at the manual and the example plugin weather_ny.py (which has stopped working because the website has been re-designed.tymaut wrote:Yes I want to use dynamically supplied text on top of the pictures in a small frame. Can you elaborate on the plugin? Screenly seems too complicated for my simple home application
Ok my monitor is 18,5" 1366x768 monitordannyk6 wrote:Great, yeah I can add an option to disable the time, which would hide that top row if you have both time and events disabled. What resolution screen are you using?
Yes, I will make that tab optionaltymaut wrote:Also there is an info tab to right which shows information about the picture. Can you make that tag optional as well
I'm just using CSS for the transparency:mostly wrote:I am new to python and trying my hands on raspberry pi; can you please guide us on how to achieve transparency using APIs.
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