Notification needs to be improved in jaunty

Bug #334684 reported by manishmahabir on 2009-02-26
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Alarm Clock
Fix Released
Johannes H. Jensen

Bug Description

with the new notification system introduced in jaunty which does not allow any input from the user,
the notification window which appears is very confusing.
attaching the screenshot. It would be wonderful if we could improve the window layout.

manishmahabir (manishmahabir) wrote :
manishmahabir (manishmahabir) wrote :

in my opinion the best solution would be to merge with intlclock.
i think it would be interesting to set an alarm according to some other time zone's time too.

Johannes H. Jensen (joh) wrote :

I agree - the best solution would indeed be to merge with intlclock. There's a blueprint up for this at

A blueprint for timezone support also exists at

Please post any comments on the respective whiteboards.

Changed in alarm-clock:
importance: Undecided → Medium
status: New → Confirmed
Johannes H. Jensen (joh) on 2010-01-02
Changed in alarm-clock:
assignee: nobody → Johannes H. Jensen (joh)
status: Confirmed → In Progress
milestone: none → 0.3
Johannes H. Jensen (joh) wrote :

Fixed in trunk - only simple notify-osd-friendly notifications are now displayed.

Changed in alarm-clock:
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
Johannes H. Jensen (joh) on 2010-03-16
Changed in alarm-clock:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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