Installed Ubuntu on my friends laptop. Notifications are showing in the old style, the stock gnome support. notify-osd is installed.

Any help?

  • What do you mean "old style"? Do you have a screenshot?
    – user415
    Sep 22, 2010 at 10:11
  • What version of Ubuntu is it?
    – ændrük
    Sep 22, 2010 at 13:24

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I removed the notification-daemon package and the notify-osd started to show up.

version was 10.10

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