Set your Linux profile picture using gravatar.
Supports Python 2.7+ (including Python 3)
N.B: Only tested on Mint 17 and Ubuntu 14.04, happy for people to try on other Distro and report back.
apt-get install python-glade2 python-appindicator
Clone git repo:
Change directory and run setup:
cd linux-gravatar; sudo python setup.py install
OR search in your start menu (Should be under category "Other")
Setup your settings:
Click on the linux-gravatar in your trayicon (example shown above)
Enter your Gravatar username (not required). Only used to open your profile from the drop-down menu"
Enter your email address used to grab the avatar and set the check time (number of minutes between scans)
Setting values explained:
The settings file can be found in your home directory
username = "Your Gravatar username (not required). Only used to open your profile from drop-down menu" (Default:None)
email = "The email address used to download your avatar" (Default:None)
check = "The amount of time in seconds to scrape the gravatar url for your avatar" (Default:60.0)
notifications = "Toggle between showing or not showing notification messages in the system tray (Default:True)"
startup = "Not currently used (Default:0)"
Please report any issues or request here