Bug#747552: mate-power-manager creates popups as persistent, regular windows; leads to huge marco / window switching slowdown

Petr Baudis pasky at ucw.cz
Sat May 10 22:13:28 UTC 2014

On Sun, May 11, 2014 at 12:00:44AM +0200, Stefano Karapetsas wrote:
> >I think mate-power-manager should simply depend on
> >mate-notification-daemon, or is there a good reason not to?
> No, depend on libnotify is enough

Well, apparently not, as it was broken for me.  Now I see that
mate-power-manager depends on notification-daemon as an alternative to
mate-notification-daemon - so it seems...

> >but not mate-notification-daemon. I have GNOME's
> >notification-daemon installed (0.7.6-1) but it wasn't running in a
> >mate desktop session.
> Notification daemons arent running every time, they are just started
> by dbus when needed

...the problem is notification-daemon is not handling notifications
of mate-power-manager (only mate-notification-daemon is), and instead
a weird fallback happens.

				Petr "Pasky" Baudis

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