Kpackagekit notification

Colin J Thomson - G6AVK colin at
Mon Jul 6 17:06:49 UTC 2009

On Monday 06 July 2009 16:05:08 Mary Ellen Foster wrote:
> 2009/7/6 Rex Dieter <rdieter at>:
> > Colin J Thomson - G6AVK wrote:
> >> I just found out I have a stack of updates waiting but it seems
> >> the notification icon is not working.
> >
> > I too have noticed a distinct lack of update notifications from
> > kpackagekit lately.  boo.

Thanks for the confirmation,

> The icon does seem to indicate other forms of activity, though --
> downloading headers and so on. At least I'm pretty sure I've seen
> that. Just no pop-ups.

Yes, if I run Kpackagekit manually the icon does show activity but then 
closes, even if updates are there.

I have heard the is/was a problem with Knotify.. I'm still trying to 
find if it is related,


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