alexey at sevcom.net
Tue Sep 9 13:09:04 MSD 2003
On Wed, 3 Sep 2003 15:40:30 -0700, you said:
JC> To Tkabber developers: Thanks for your fine work! I just
JC> successfully installed Tkabber on my Debian Woody Alpha box.
JC> I have one question and a few comments.
JC> Question: Is there something I can contribute to make Tkabber
JC> Blackbox friendly? I'd like to minimize Tkabber when
JC> idle. Problem is that I don't get notification when a message
JC> arrives. Do I need to mention that sound is unavailable? As you
JC> know, one of Blackbox's strengths is that minimized applications
JC> do not occupy screen real estate. So, all the visual cues are not
Try to switch off option Tkabber->Customize->Sound->notify_online.
JC> Comment: I'm not a Debian developer, but shouldn't the i386 in
JC> the .deb name be "all"?
Yes, it should be "all", I hope this will be fixed in next release.
JC> OTHOH, can I just change the .deb name and then run apt?
JC> Comment: I realize that Tkabber can run from *any*
JC> directory. However, as I'm not a professional sysadmin, I'd like
JC> some guidance in the documentation as to which directory to use
JC> w/r/t the LSB (?)
I think "make PREFIX=/usr install" will install tkabber according to
filesystem hierarchy standard.
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