[haiku-development] Re: Notification Server?

  • From: "Axel Dörfler" <axeld@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: haiku-development@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Thu, 24 May 2007 15:13:26 +0200 CEST

Simon Taylor <simontaylor1@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Here's another problem: if people are allowed to switch the 
> notifications off, the need for the app developer to use an 
> alternative 
> method for really critical notifications still exists. What about 
> super-hyper-important messages, such as "Your laptop will run out of 
> battery power in 10 seconds" - should they bypass the "all off" 
> setting?

Why should that be a problem? The user chose to not see such messages, 
so it would be kinda stupid to work around this; IOW if you have a 
super critical message this notification method is just not appropriate 
to use.


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