[SailfishDevel] Receiving notifications

Thomas Tanghus thomas at tanghus.net
Sat Jan 18 13:39:20 UTC 2014


On Saturday 18 January 2014 10:08 marko.koschak at tisno.de wrote:
> That is exactly what I am looking for. I want to show errors in my
> ownKeepass app if the user gave e.g. a wrong password. Currently I have
> implemented my own banner component which should look like those from the
> system. 
 ->
> https://github.com/jobe-m/ownkeepass/blob/master/Sailfish/qml/common/InfoPo
> pup.qml 

Thanks, I'll use that for a start

> But having an API would be very convenient ;)

Indeed, but apparently it hasn't been exposed to normal apps - yet

> Marko
> 
> PS My first email sent from my jolla:)

Revealed by the empty CC and missing In-Reply-To ;)

> On Fri Jan 17 2014 22:57:28 GMT+0100 (CET), Thomas Tanghus wrote:
> 
> >Did you ever get an answer to this? I'm mostly interested in showing app 
> >notifications on errors - I guess that's what you call banner
> >notifications?
 
> >On Wednesday 18 December 2013 15:54 Gabriel Böhme wrote:
> >
> >> I think I need some clearification at all, what is, or better: is there
> >> a
> >> recommended way to show notifications in EventFeed and what about the
> >> banner messages?
> >> 
> >> 
> >> Is there an offical API yet, that I overlooked, or will there one be
> >> offered in the future? Because the question is: is this MNotification
> >> compatibility API stable/will it work/offered in the future?
> >> 
> >> 
> >> Thank you very much!
> >> 
> >> 
> >> Gabriel.
> >> 
> >> 
> >> 
> >> --
> >> 
> >> 
> >> 
> >> Von meinem Nokia N9 gesendet
> >> 
> >> 
> >> 
> >> Mike Sheldon schrieb am 18.12.13 16:30:
> >> Ah, excellent, thanks very much!
> >> 
> >> 
> >> On Wed, Dec 18, 2013 at 3:26 PM, Andrey Kozhevnikov
> >> 
> >> <coderusinbox at gmail.com>wrote:
> >> 
> >> > There is mlite5 library providing MNotification compability for
> >> > lipstick,
> >> > it have all features MeeGo have.
> >> > 
> >> > On 18.12.2013 21:24, Mike Sheldon wrote:
> >> > 
> >> >> Hi,
> >> >> 
> >> >> 
> >> >>   I'm currently in the process of porting Rockwatch, my Pebble smart
> >> >> 
> >> >> 
> >> >> watch application, from MeeGo to Sailfish. I've got the basics
> >> >> working
> >> >> with it communicating correctly with the watch over bluetooth,
> >> >> however
> >> >> I'm running into a bit of a problem with notifications.
> >> >> 
> >> >> 
> >> >>   From what I can tell from a bit of poking around, Sailfish's
> >> >> 
> >> >> 
> >> >> notification system is based around the org.freedesktop.Notifications
> >> >> standard. However from what I can see looking at the documentation
> >> >> for
> >> >> this it doesn't really make any provision for multiple notification
> >> >> sinks/servers like MeeGo's MNotificationManager did. Is there
> >> >> something
> >> >> I'm overlooking? Or is there some other mechanism by which an
> >> >> application can register an interest in receiving notifications?

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Med venlig hilsen / Best Regards

Thomas Tanghus


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