Desktop Notifications Spec 0.3

pHilipp Zabel philipp.zabel at
Fri Sep 17 13:18:31 EEST 2004

On Thu, 16 Sep 2004 17:06:25 -0700, Christian Hammond
<chipx86 at> wrote:
> > interfaces.  As a rule of thumb you should never just pop up message to
> > the user informing them of something without giving them options of
> > interacting with the information you're presenting; it just becomes
> > added noise.
> Do you include "So and so has signed on" as #2, or as the "Requires no
> interaction?"

That would be
     2) Has the possibility for interaction from the user

The notification could allow the user to send a message to that person
or to view some contact information.


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