UI suggestions

Sean Egan seanegan at gmail.com
Mon Jun 18 14:43:04 EDT 2007

On 6/18/07, Richard Laager <rlaager at wiktel.com> wrote:
> > Sean suggested[1] in the past using libnotify if found at compile time,
> > otherwise having pidgin draw it's own notifications.
> I think that's silly. If there's no libnotify, we can just not do
> notifications, which is exactly where we are now.

We will have to draw our own notifications on win32, which (to my
knowledge) has no libnotify/growl type system-wide notifications
handler. As this can (and should) be done entirely with GTK/GDK, and
we already have existing code that does just this, there's no strong
reason *not* to use it.

Here's a default Guifications theme from Hylke:


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