Linux tip, Fedora tip / howto: make gmail notifier read out e-mail sender and subject
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make gmail notifier read out e-mail sender and subjectThis is a (pretty ugly) hack specific to gnome-gmail-notifier on Linux.
It assumes you have festival (a Linux text-to-speech program) installed and running properly. So for example, running:
Get the source tarball (tested to work with version 0.10.1), uncompress, and run ./configure. Install the appropriate *-devel packages that it complains about.
Next, edit the file src/ggn-manager.c: after line 342, which reads:
Next, in the directory which has configure, run (as root):
Send yourself a test message, and start gnome-gmail-notifier
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