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Running latest Ubuntu on a Dell Laptop. After clicking on Liferea icon on left-side Unity menu, icon starts to flash with background blinking in silver. After a few minutes silver background stops flashing, becomes permanent, but no Liferea.

Ideas anyone?


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are you running the latest stable, or the latest unstable? there's a difference: 11.10 is the unstable and is only in alpha, 11.04 is stable – Thomas Ward Jul 7 '11 at 18:03

Maybe Liferea is configured to "start in tray icon". You should check for a little earth icon in the top GNOME panel or the equivalent for Unity if it is different.

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You probably need to whitelist Liferea (as noted by @jmbouffard). If you don't know what term to add to the whitelist, take a look here.

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