Messaging Indicator (was: Notifications: uselessness of)

Scott Kitterman ubuntu at
Tue Mar 3 00:43:59 GMT 2009

On Mon, 02 Mar 2009 17:23:51 -0600 Ted Gould <ted at> wrote:
>On Mon, 2009-03-02 at 18:00 -0500, Scott Kitterman wrote:
>> I'm a bit suprised.  If Pidgin doesn't work correctly with libnotify, 
>> is the (sorry, I can't recall pittli's fancy word for it) vanilla 
>> supposed to work?
>Sorry if I wasn't clear.  Pidgin now links to both libraries.  We made
>no changes to libnotify that I'm aware of.  Most of the changes to
>Pidgin's libnotify support were bug fixes and a couple formatting

Just to make sure I have this right ...  If libnotify is installed users 
will, modulo bug fixes and the formatting changes, the traditional behavior?

If so that sounds like the best advice for Kubuntu users who also use 
Pidgin for this cycle.

Scott K

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