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Re: Thunderbird and Gnome Shell

From: Steven Stern <subscribed-lists_at_nospam>
Date: Tue Oct 18 2011 - 19:27:35 GMT
To: Community support for Fedora users <users@lists.fedoraproject.org>

On 10/18/2011 09:58 AM, Michael Cronenworth wrote:
> Steven Stern wrote:
>> Does anyone have a good solution for seeing any on-screen new mail
>> notifications when Thunderbird is your default mail client?
>
> Enable the built-in notification[1] in the TB preferences. Works for me.
>
> [1] General tab. "Show an alert" checkbox.

That's only visible if I mouse down to the lower right corner. I want
something on the top bar that flashes or shows a number for unread or
new messages.

The whole notification area idea in Gnome Shell needs work, but I'm
looking for a workaround while such issues of philosophy are worked through.

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