Message Indicator: Opt-in or Opt-out

Aurélien Gâteau aurelien.gateau at
Wed Sep 30 16:27:32 BST 2009

Scott Kitterman wrote:
> It was my understanding from the last Kubuntu meeting that the decision was 
> the we would provide the message indicator widget on the panel by default 
> because there are non-KDE apps in the repository that have been patched to 
> unconditionally expect and indicator to be present, but that we would not 
> enable indicator support in Kubuntu desktop apps and let users opt-in.
> I am checking this because at least Kmail defaults to on (even for upgrades). 
> See
> Before I 'fix' this, I wanted to check and make sure my understanding of the 
> decision was correct.

My mistake. Will post an updated patchset this evening.


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