News notification 0.5 RC2

News notification is a RSS News notification via a popup window.

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LICENSE TYPE:
GPL (GNU General Public License) 
USER RATING:
2.9/5 19
DEVELOPED BY:
Don Neumann
HOMEPAGE:
newsnotif.sourceforge.net
CATEGORY:
ROOT \ Office \ News/Diary
1 News notification Screenshot:
News notification
News notification is a RSS News notification via a popup window.

Modeled after Mail Notification. RSS News your way!

Here are some key features of "News notification":

· Drag and drop to add feeds (into the news icon on status bar)
· Font setting
· Site icons

NOTE: FG/BG Color setting has not been implented yet, but it's still in the prefs.

To add site icons, make sure news-notification is not running, otherwise your config will get overwritten.

1. Get the sites favicon.ico, http://www.website.com/favicon.ico or view the main page source and look in the header for "shortcut icon"
2. Load up favicon.ico on your favorite graphics editors, save it as a .png file
3. Copy the png file into $HOME/.news-notification
4. Edit $HOME/.news-notification/config
5. Under the proper feed channel add < icon >icon.png< /icon >

Requirements:

· GTK+ version 2.4.x
· gnet2
· libxml
· libgnomeui

Last updated on June 1st, 2007

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