[blfs-dev] [BLFS Trac] #4024: libnotify-0.7.6
bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Wed Sep 4 09:11:04 PDT 2013
Fernando de Oliveira wrote:
> I needed to have notification-daemon running. Tested with lxde (not in
> the book), and with plain startedX (in the book). I may be blind, but
> cannot find notification-daemon in BLFS svn. Fortunately, I had it
> running in this host I am using to erite this, and searching through the
> applications starting in the session, found a line with the daemon.
> Where I have got it before, cannot remember. I thought that having
> notifications from firefox was enough to test notify-send.
> Another issue, when searching the problem in the web (and there are many
> references to problems similar to mine, with completely different
> reasons and solutions), I found at the page:
> Now, I do not know how to proceed:
> 1. include notification-daemon as required runtime dependency, perhaps
> not for DE that have a similar one running?
> 2. where is the page for notification-daemon?
> 3. do not know how to bring from archive the page for
> notification-daemon, if this is the case, nor how to add it back (Ken
> have patiently and kindly given me important guidelines about it, but I
> still have to study).
svn mv archive/gnome/notification-daemon.xml gnome/platform/
make other changes as required (general.ent, changelog)
> 4. should the book be updated to the development version, or is that
> info wrong, perhaps only appearing in the pt_BR page?
Generally, we want to use the version upstream considers stable, but
that's not always possible, See, for instance, tidy, fontconfig, and
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