On 25/01/13 16:10, Giles Coochey wrote: > On 25/01/2013 15:00, Toralf Lund wrote: >> Hi. >> >> Does anyone know of a way to add a "new mail" notification icon to the >> panel/system tray under CentOS 6? >> On CentOS 5, I used the "mail-notification" software package provided by >> the Fedora "EPEL" distribution, but this is gone from the version 6 >> repository, and the one from version 5 won't install just like that due >> to dependency issues. Maybe it's possible to resolve those, but I'm >> wondering if that's the way to go, or if there is a better alternative >> these days. >> >> > > In the old days we used biff... then xbiff came along... new fangled > things! > > Something like: http://homepages.shu.ac.uk/~cmsps/freeScripts/xbiff.py > > Don't some MUAs come with small panel applets for this? > > It isn't so common to receive email locally anymore, most people are > using remote mail servers. I don't really receive locally; mail-notification and other "advanced" notifiers of the past support contacting remote servers via IMAP or similar. - Toralf > > > > _______________________________________________ > CentOS mailing list > CentOS at centos.org > http://lists.centos.org/mailman/listinfo/centos This e-mail, including any attachments and response string, may contain proprietary information which is confidential and may be legally privileged. It is for the intended recipient only. If you are not the intended recipient or transmission error has misdirected this e-mail, please notify the author by return e-mail and delete this message and any attachment immediately. If you are not the intended recipient you must not use, disclose, distribute, forward, copy, print or rely on this e-mail in any way except as permitted by the author.