Recommend a replacement for mailwatch-plugin?

Yves-Alexis Perez corsac at
Mon Jun 21 08:19:55 CEST 2010

On dim., 2010-06-20 at 23:15 -0700, Brian J. Tarricone wrote:
> On 06/15/2010 10:23 PM, Yves-Alexis Perez wrote:
> > On mer., 2010-06-16 at 06:48 +0200, Tino Keitel wrote:
> >> Did you actually try this in XFCE? It looks like mail-notification uses
> >> HTML or something, which xfce4-notifyd does not understand, which makes
> >> the notifications look pretty ugly. 
> > 
> > I seem to recall it was supported in development version, which is still
> > not released despite various attempts, so you might want to try it just
> > to confirm that.
> No, xfce4-notifyd has supported the html/xml/pango markup subset that is
> detailed in the notifications spec from the start.  If mail-notification
> is sending arbitrary html to the notifications daemon, that's a bug with
> mail-notification.

Btw I noticed the same thing with quodlibet, so it might make sense to
investigate what the app are sending (using dbus monitor) and compare
with correct markup. Then report bug where needed.

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