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Re: use linux native notifications with tea-time


From: Kevin Rodgers
Subject: Re: use linux native notifications with tea-time
Date: Thu, 09 Jun 2011 23:23:10 -0600
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On 6/8/11 8:42 AM, Dove Young wrote:
In your function, the actual command send to shell is 'notify-send Time is up! 1
minutes'

address@hidden notify-send Time is up! 1 minutes
Invalid number of options.

You should modify your function in this way, quote notification string before
send it to your shell

(defun show-notification (notification)
  (shell-command (format "notify-send '%s'" notification) )
)

Or let shell-quote-argument do the quoting for you:

(shell-command (format "notify-send %s" (shell-quote-argument notification)))

--
Kevin Rodgers
Denver, Colorado, USA




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