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cGmail: The End-All Mail Notifier

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Yet another mail notifier has popped into existence known as cGmail. What makes this different from most? Well, it stores your passwords using the GNOME keyring manager instead of in plain text files like most do. It uses the standard notification daemon, which makes it integrate into your desktop visually. It stores its settings in GConf, so you can configure them with Sabayon or manage them in a central area. And finally, it uses DBus to let other applications know when mail has arrived. Overall, cGmail wins the award for best desktop integration for non-standard apps. If only we had such an award…

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