[Pkg-ayatana-devel] gm-notify - GMail notifier for the indicator-applet
a.starr.b at gmail.com
Mon Aug 2 19:38:53 UTC 2010
On Sun, Aug 1, 2010 at 11:06 PM, Kartik Mistry <kartik at debian.org> wrote:
> On Mon, Aug 2, 2010 at 8:28 AM, Andrew SB <a.starr.b at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi all,
> Hi Andrew,
> (Assumed you're not subscribe to list, so CC to you!)
I am now...
>> I was wondering about the scope of this project. I recently uploaded
>> gm-notify , a GMail notifier which integrates with the
>> indicator-applet's messaging menu, to Ubuntu. I also own the Debian
>> ITP . The package isn't actually developed by Ayatana or
>> Canonical, but upstream is hosted in bzr on Launchpad. It also
>> directly depends on the messaging indicator.
>> It seems like the pkg-ayatana team would be a good home for this in
>> Debian, but I'm not sure whether the team is interested in maintaining
>> third-party packages or not. My main hope for maintaining it as part
>> of pkg-ayatana is for the packaging to be a bzr branch based directly
>> from upstream rather than in svn as part of the Python Apps Packaging
> You're most welcome!
Great. I've got a package ready for review on mentors:
- URL: http://mentors.debian.net/debian/pool/main/g/gm-notify
- Source repository: deb-src http://mentors.debian.net/debian unstable
main contrib non-free
- dget http://mentors.debian.net/debian/pool/main/g/gm-notify/gm-notify_0.10.2-1.dsc
I've applied to the team on Aloith, once I'm approved I'll push the
>> Either way, I'd be interested in helping out with pkg-ayatana's other
>> work as well. Are there any tasks that need to be looked after? I
>> notice that indicator-sound hasn't been packaged for Debian yet. I'd
>> be interested in taking a look at that if no one else is...
> Please package it and join the team. Most of our task is to integrate
> Ubuntu version to Debian and upload it with some minor fixes. Most of
> these fixes are Lintian, Standards-Version etc which is generally
> integrated into Ubuntu with next upstream version.
I'll work on it this week. A quick initial look shows that I'll have
to package libido as well.
https://launchpad.net/ido - Indicator Display Objects: Widgets and
other objects used for indicators.
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