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cooleric1234 wrote:I had checkgmail break recently but what worked for me is to add the -no_cookies option. Works fine now. I don't see an option for sound notifications though.
Under preferences, there's a line for "Command to execute on new mail". I just stick in an aplay command, like this:
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Not to hijack the thread but anyone know how to make this not ugly under KDE? The icon has a grayed out background around it and changing the background in the preferences does nothing.
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Here's the fixed script, based on the bug logged in launchpad.net (https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+sour ... bug/851553
So, for the time being, don't update the script anymore...
Go here, copy the text, save it in a plain text file called "checkgmail":
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After that, make it executable, and copy it in /usr/bin folder.
Start checkgmail... hey! it works now!