[HowTo] Install and activate Notify-osd in Mate (LM14)

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[HowTo] Install and activate Notify-osd in Mate (LM14)

Postby le hollandais volant » Sun Feb 24, 2013 9:19 am

Hi all !

When installing the package "ubuntu" « notify-osd », it does not apply automatically (the mate notification daemon remains), but it works when you launch it by manually.

Here is to make it as default.

First install Notify-Osd :

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sudo apt-get install notify-osd

Edit the file /usr/share/dbus-1/services/org.freedesktop.mate.Notifications.service

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sudo pluma /usr/share/dbus-1/services/org.freedesktop.mate.Notifications.service

Replace the line

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By :

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It may be safe to comment the old line and add the new line. The content of the file would be :

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[D-BUS Service]

Log-out and log in to apply.
You can test if it works by running :

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notify-send Test This is a Test

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