Unity webapps do not support Notifications

Bug #1065669 reported by Hanine HAMZIOUI on 2012-10-11
This bug affects 8 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
libunity-webapps (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Unity webapps do not support notifications, which is claimed to be one of their main purposes.

- When Gmail webapp is open, and a new email arrives in inbox, there is no NotifyOSD event.
- Same thing for Facebook or Google+ (for messagees and chat messages).

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 12.10
Package: libunity-webapps0 2.4.1-0ubuntu1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.5.0-17.28-generic 3.5.5
Uname: Linux 3.5.0-17-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 2.6.1-0ubuntu3
Architecture: amd64
Date: Thu Oct 11 19:18:22 2012
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 12.10 "Quantal Quetzal" - Alpha amd64 (20120905.2)
SourcePackage: libunity-webapps
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

Hanine HAMZIOUI (hanynowsky) wrote :
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in libunity-webapps (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed

Also true for 13.04. I have two google apps gmail accounts and no notifications appear for incoming mail, whether gmail web page is open or not.

Adrian (adrian-rosian) wrote :

Also true for Ubuntu 14.04. No notifications from Firefox.

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