RE: ideas for gnome calendar
- From: "Fox, Kevin M" <KMFox mail bhi-erc com>
- To: "'Brian J. Murrell'" <gnome-list-in interlinx bc ca>, gnome-list gnome org
- Subject: RE: ideas for gnome calendar
- Date: Thu, 4 Feb 1999 10:56:39 -0800
Might work. Maby a panel applet would also be a good idea. There might be a
problem with the cron stuff. Can normal users (non root) setup cron jobs?
> -----Original Message-----
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> Subject: ideas for gnome calendar
> I had a thought or two for gnome calendar. Until there is a server, you
> really have to keep gnomecal running if you want to be notified of
> events. Kind of a waste of resources don't you think?
> I was thinking that gnomecalendar should put reminders into cron/atd
> instead of hanging around to do the reminding itself. The at job would
> call up gnomecal (or have it open a window if it is already running) in
> "notification" mode. Some of gnomecal could be carved out into small
> programs that could be called from atd to perform just the reminder
> stuff. Or gnomecal proper could be invoked in a "reminder mode".
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