multiple notification bubbles overlap

Bug #108702 reported by Jonathan Austin on 2007-04-21
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
notification-daemon (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Binary package hint: notification-daemon

If multiple applications spit out lots of notification bubbles around the same time they all overlap - which makes some of them hard to see and doesn't look very good - some of the older mockups for the notification daemon seemed to show 'stacking' notification bubbles. This would be better...

The developers seem to show that the notifications _should_ stack, but perhaps that is just when they don't have an icon that 'owns' them in the status bar?

I'm on an up to date Feisty... shows the stacking

Michael Vogt (mvo) wrote :

Thanks for your bugreport.

Can you please post a screenshot of the overlap? Please note that notification bubbles that point to a certain widget (e.g. to the notification-area) can not easily overlap because of the constrain with the pointing.

Changed in notification-daemon:
status: Unconfirmed → Needs Info
Jonathan Austin (mailforwho) wrote :
Jonathan Austin (mailforwho) wrote :

This quick demo shows what I think it ought to do - just an idea so very quickly gimped... Sorry for the ugliness

Michael Vogt (mvo) on 2007-04-26
Changed in notification-daemon:
importance: Undecided → Wishlist
status: Needs Info → Confirmed
Changed in notification-daemon:
status: Unknown → New
Jonathan Austin (mailforwho) wrote :

Galago bug tracker gone

Changed in notification-daemon:
importance: Unknown → Undecided
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