mail-notification: need alert popup or icon
sid at winoble.com
Fri Jul 22 07:36:24 UTC 2005
> Saurabh Siddharth wrote:
> >> Saurabh Siddharth wrote:
> >> > Hi,
> >> > I am using fedora 4. I need an application that can alert me
> >> > i get a mail(pop3). I tried usinf mail notification. But it doesnt
> >> > seem to work. I need something like a pop-up whenever i get a new
> >> > or maybe an icon in the taskbar(like thunderbird has in windows) or
> >> > maybe some animation in the taskbar like there used to be in
> fedora 3(
> >> > a jumping penguin etc)
> >> > I see that i can configure mail-notification to run a command
> >> > a new mail arrives. but i dont know what command to give here so
> >> > i can get the desired alert.
> >> > thanks
> >> > sid
> >> >
> >> If you're using KDE as your desktop environment then:
> >> http://kde-apps.org/index.php?xcontentmode=231
> > I use gnome...is there an equivalent command for gnome??
> gkrellm might be an option. It supports checking all kind of mailboxes.
> Doesn't matter if you're using kde/gnome/whatever
Thanx Alex...that works..
it would be better if i could have something in my panel..i have
selected the stay on top option...so it stays above other windows i
cannot have it in the panel..there used to be some kind of notifier in
fedora3 that stayed in the panel..i really liked that..anyway..this
solves my problem..
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