notify-send does not work when used in a Libertine container

Bug #1623142 reported by Christopher Townsend
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
In Progress
unity-notifications (Ubuntu)
Fix Released
Lukáš Tinkl

Bug Description

When using notify-send from within a Libertine container, the notification immediately gets canceled. This is due to NotificationServer::isCmdLine() not being able to detect notify-send running in an LXC container due to the LXC having a separate process namespace.

Related branches

Changed in unity-notifications:
importance: Undecided → Low
assignee: nobody → Christopher Townsend (townsend)
status: New → In Progress
Changed in unity-notifications (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → Lukáš Tinkl (lukas-kde)
status: New → In Progress
Changed in unity-notifications:
assignee: Christopher Townsend (townsend) → nobody
Revision history for this message
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package unity-notifications - 0.1.3+17.04.20161024-0ubuntu1

unity-notifications (0.1.3+17.04.20161024-0ubuntu1) zesty; urgency=medium

  [ Lukáš Tinkl ]
  * Simplify the check for cmd line (notify-send) to make it work also
    inside a container (LP: #1623142)

 -- Michael Zanetti <email address hidden> Mon, 24 Oct 2016 11:32:28 +0000

Changed in unity-notifications (Ubuntu):
status: In Progress → Fix Released
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