Re: [wmii] Popups in all views: is it possible ?

From: Kai Grossjohann <>
Date: Thu, 14 Sep 2006 10:22:40 +0200

Celti wrote:
> On Wed, 13 Sep 2006 23:34:11 -0700, "Suraj N. Kurapati"
> <> wrote:
>> Francis GUDIN wrote:
>>> I must use Ekiga (formerly GnomeMeeting). When an incoming call
>>> is placed, Ekiga raises a small window asking me "accept
>>> it/reject it/whatever". This "pops up" with those tags inherited
>>> from its parents.
> My recommendation would be to watch for the CreateClient event, and
> then alter something in the bar - I have a similar thing set up for
> irssi to notify me when someone messages me. Simple, unobtrusive,
> effective.
Yes, one could change the label of the button in the bar, or perhaps
flash it a couple of times. Or both.

The interpretation would be: This view has changes in it, and you
haven't looked at them, yet.

Firefox has something similar for tabs: Tabs with new pages in them that
you haven't seen yet are labeled red.

Received on Thu Sep 14 2006 - 10:23:13 UTC

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