Variety 0.5.4 recently released, is an open-source wallpaper changer for Linux. Variety is packed with great features, yet slim and easy to use. It can use local images or automatically download wallpapers from lots of online sources, allows you to rotate them on a regular interval, and provides easy ways to separate the great images from the junk. Variety can also display wise and funny quotations or a nice digital clock on the desktop. This latest release comes with one very important change and several evolutionary enhancements.
Variety 0.5.4 changelog:
Variety used to install under /opt/extras.ubuntu.com/variety. This version changes this and uses the standard Debian packaging policy.