send notifications to all users
gber at opensuse.org
Sun Feb 22 07:40:55 PST 2015
* Thomas Koch <thomas at koch.ro> [2015-02-22 14:52]:
> On Saturday, February 21, 2015 06:26:57 PM Guido Berhoerster wrote:
> > How about wall(1)? It's simple, works cross platform and is the
> > only mechanism that notifies all users[*] regardless of whether
> > they are logged in via SSH, on a virtual console, a terminal
> > emulator, or in a X session through a desktop notification via
> > kwrited (by default in KDE) or xwrited in any other DE that has a
> > XDG notification daemon.
> Hi Guido,
> thank you! Of course I found wall when googling, but I didn't find a solution
> to display wall messages to a Desktop user. Your xwrited seems to be a good
glad to hear that.
> I tried to clone it with hg clone, hg clone --insecure and git clone hg:: but
> neither worked with the url https://hg.guido-berhoerster.org/projects/xwrited,
> also with just http.
> And the download link to the last version doesn't work on https://code.guido-berhoerster.org/projects/xwrited/#downloads.
Sorry about that, the download link should be fixed now, see
Cloning over https still doesn't work, uwsgi somehow eats query
strings, I'll debug that later. However, you can download a tarball
of the repo via the web interface
> Maybe you'd like to switch to git instead of mercurial? :-)
> Do you know whether anybody already started a package for Debian?
Not that I'm aware of, I only maintain a package on OBS for
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