xsay: Asynchronous human notification in X11
xsay is a notification tool for X. Simply running “xsay
While multiple messages queue up, the bubble becomes bigger (as it is probably more important they are read). It shrinks again when messages are dequeued.
xsay also comes with a Gaim plugin, “gaimsay” that notifies the user when there are new instant messages waiting. This plugin also automatically dequeues the appropriate messages once the user focuses the appropriate Gaim window or tab.
|See the manpage and the README. Here’s the obligatory screenshot, too:|
- xsay release one (2005-08-27) Initial release.
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