Google Calendar notifications using pynotify

I use Google Calendar to manage my calendars, and I really missed something to warn me whenever I have an appointment with an alert set.

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03 Jan 2012 | Tags: python gtk notify googlecalendar gdata

The eggtray problem

I still don't know why but many GTK+ applications use something called eggtrayicon. As far as I know, eggtrayicon.c is a file written in 2002 by Anders Carlsson which implements the Freedesktop.org system tray procotol for GTK+ applications.

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03 Oct 2008 | Tags: x11 gtk systray freedesktop