A program to send desktop notifications.

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How do I send personalized notify-send about custom events?

watch netstat -n -A inet + notify-send "Attention new connection" or watch cat /proc/net/ip_conntrack + notify-send "Attention new connection" or watch ss -n ...
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Change the output from a background taks to notify-send

Recently, I've started to use Karma as my JavaScript testing service. It works quite good, but everytime the tests are run, the results will be displayed in the terminal that has started the Karma ...
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Mutt Notify on Finish Sending

I'm looking for a way in .muttrc to tell it to invoke notify-send when it's done sending an email. I use Mutt inside a Guake window. So when I hit y to send I immediately hit F12 to close the terminal ...
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Can notify-send be used to send pop-up notifications to a Windows X server over ssh?

I'd like my backup script to issue a notification once it's done. I run Ubuntu as a headless server and login into it using PuTTY on Windows. I've already installed x11-apps and verified xclock and ...
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How to issue notifications that echo across all open consoles of particular user?

I've heard about notify-send of libnotify-bin, but it only seems purposed for GUI desktops. Is there a simpler counterpart that's just for consoles? Similar to the warning/notification we get when ...
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How can I get desktop notifications to display on both screens

I have a laptop and a secondary screen that I use for most of my work. When notifications are displayed, they are only on the laptop screen. How can I get it to display on both screens? Ubuntu 13.04
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No message appears when using notify-send inside a service, why?

I'm developing a notification script which sends me messages from a json-file. I tried to run it as a service, as this seemed to be the easiest way to start and stop the script from he commands line. ...
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How do I add a custom image to notify-send?

In notify-send I know that -i can be used to add a stock image to the notification, but how can I add my own custom image? I have gone into usr/share/icons/gnome/32x32 where notify-send pulls from, ...
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Problem with `notify-send`

I have been working in a script to change audio output when you (dis)connect am HDMI screen/TV. Basically it uses UDEV to check any change in the connection and acts accordingly. Everything works ...
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How can I debug notify-send stop working after a while?

Sometimes notify-send stops working after a while (I stop getting irssi notifications). I cannot run it from the CLI manually, nothing happens. There is no debug or verbose options in the man page. ...
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Using notify-send similar to volume control

In a script, is it possible to use notify-send to produce a notification with a line similar to the volume control?
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Notify-send doesn't work from crontab

I made a script that should notify me when there's a new chapter of manga that I'm reading. I used the command notify-send to do this. The program works when I am trying to run it in terminal. The ...
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Can logging of notify-send/pynotify be disabled?

Can logging of notify-send/pynotify be disabled? Is this possible? I want the message to show up in the OSD, but would like to prevent logging of the notifications.
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Notification's timeout should also expire when inactive

A script of mine shows notifications via notify-send. When I'm actively using my system they disappear after some seconds, but when f.i. I'm not using my mouse or keyboard, or my screen is turned off, ...
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Bash script not working properly when run automatically

I have a script that sets my proxy automatically depending upon the connection and so its placed in /etc/network/if-up.d/ folder. I set the proxy using gsettings tool and then I want to show a ...
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Network notify-send over two Ubu machines [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Send messages between 2 Ubuntu PCs (Net Send Style) I'm looking for a way of using something like notify-send over my local network. I know I can use Netstat for network ...
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quantal: suddenly, notify-osd doesn't show bubbles

using quantal and don't see notify bubbles anymore on my desktop. Using the command notify-send, I see that if i do in the terminal notify-send -u critical Test Test, i see the bubble showing up. But ...
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can I redirect file as input to notify-send?

I want to use command notify-send and display text from a file as a notification so that I can only edit that file to change command or forward contents from outputs of other programs to notify-send. ...
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How can I send a custom desktop notification?

I have a custom script and I want to send a desktop notification (the one that appears in the top right corner of the screen) with a custom message. How do I do that?
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Expiry time in notify-send notifications

On my HP computer running Ubuntu 12.04, the brightness and volume increments were much higher than I wanted. On top of that, the notification for the volume was just plain wrong (0% sound did not ...
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I added “notify-send hi user” to startup command but it is not working. How can i make it work?

If I put "notify-send hi user" in terminal it shows notification. But when the same command is put into startup applications it does not work. I want to use this in my qt application
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lubuntu notify-send remove limit of 21?

sending notifications with notify-send in lubuntu notify-send -i error -t 1000 "Error" "error notification" I can send only 21 of them, after that no more notifications sent, the only way to ...
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How to force a new Notification in notify-osd to show up without waiting for the earlier one to exit?

I have made a script(and a .desktop shortcut leading to this script) for starting and stoping xampp... It checks the status of xampp and accordingly either starts or stops xampp. Now i have assigned ...