variety package in Ubuntu

variety: Wallpaper changer, downloader and manager

This package has 8 new bugs and 1 open question.

Package information

James Lu
Medium Urgency
Latest upload:

*actual publishing details may vary in this distribution, these are just the package defaults.

Upstream connections


Variety changes the wallpaper on a regular interval using user-specified or automatically downloaded images. Variety is available natively in Debian 9+ and Ubuntu 16.04+: sudo apt install variety. Backports to stable Ubuntu releases are available at NOTE: downloads have been moved to

Bug supervisor: yes
Bug tracker: yes
Branch: no

Variety 0.6.9 is older than the current packaged version. Launchpad may be missing release information for the trunk series or this package is linked to the wrong Variety series.

Noble (active development)
0.8.12-1 release (universe)
The Mantic Minotaur (current stable release)
0.8.10-1 release (universe)
The Jammy Jellyfish (supported)
0.8.5-2 release (universe)
The Focal Fossa (supported)
0.8.3-1 release (universe)
The Bionic Beaver (supported)
0.6.7-1 release (universe)
The Xenial Xerus (supported)
0.6.0-1 release (universe)