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I posted this a while ago on a (now) deleted Q/A. Maybe it is useful to you. A patch to allow (very) long messages The "patch" below will allow you to have notifications as long as it takes on your desktop: In case of (very) long notifications, instead of this: you will see this: The duration of the message is automatically set to the length of ...


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As I've noted in the comments , notify-osd is not very suitable for extensive messages and one should prefer zenity instead. Simple example of usage would be spawning zenity dialog via subprocess.call([COMMAND,OPTIONS]) import subprocess text="Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore ...


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Here's the bug related to the issue: gtk2-engines-murrine desktop text shadow problem Until that's fixed, I downgraded to the previous version of the package sudo apt-get install gtk2-engines-murrine=0.98.2-0ubuntu2 Then to prevent the package manager from automatically updating the package in the future sudo echo "gtk2-engines-murrine hold" | sudo dpkg ...


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A workaround would be to create a small code inside theme folder exactly at: sudo vim /usr/share/themes/Ambiance/gtk-3.0/apps/nemo.css note: change vim with your favourite text editor .nautilus-desktop.nautilus-canvas-item:selected { color: @theme_selected_fg_color; background-image: none; background:#778196; } Now we should give gtk-main a path to ...



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