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Is thee any gmail checker that works on 12.10?

I just want blue icon in app indicator when I have unrad emails, nothing more.

UPDATE: I just realized there are desktop notifications supported in gmail out of the box.

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Have you tried Gmail Watcher? launchpad.net/gmailwatcher –  Seth Dec 13 '12 at 20:41
    
I tried to install it with: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:loneowais/gmailwatcher.dev and sudo apt-get update. Anything more to do? Thanks. –  umpirsky Dec 13 '12 at 20:58
    
I think you need to run sudo apt-get install gmailwatcher after that, but I'm not sure. I'll check as soon as I can. –  Seth Dec 13 '12 at 21:03
    
@iSeth Yes, it works. It pops notifications. I guess that's good enough, thanks. –  umpirsky Dec 13 '12 at 21:34

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Install Gmail Watcher to receive email notifications.

First add the Gmail Watcher PPA:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:loneowais/gmailwatcher.dev && sudo apt-get update

note: the above command also updates your package list, a necessary step.

Then install Gmail Watcher:

sudo apt-get install gmailwatcher

To add a new account, select the '+' (plus) sign. Enter your account details, then click 'Load Gmail Folders'. Select the folders you want to monitor and click save.

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