No indicator message in Message Indicator

Aurélien Gâteau aurelien.gateau at
Fri Feb 12 16:45:27 GMT 2010

Celeste Lyn Paul wrote:

> Application icons in the status bar appear and disappear all the time,
> I don't think that is weird. I think of the MI as a service, and if it
> isn't applicable then it shouldn't be there (to be fair, I feel the
> same way about the KDE notifications indicator as well. I don't think
> it should be visible if you don't have any current messages or
> messages in the queue).

Hehe, just disable notifications and job handling in the systemtray and
it goes away ;)

> However, moving and removing it on the panel is an issue. Do you know
> if you could make the widget visible only in edit mode? The
> visualization might be tricky to get across the widget is there, just
> invisible. Maybe desaturated icon? Hmm.

That's a good idea. I'll give it a try tomorrow. Will also look at the
spacer widget, as suggested by Mackenzie.


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