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OpenSolaris 2009.06 - man page for notify-send (opensolaris section 1)

notify-send(1)					    User Commands				       notify-send(1)

NAME
notify-send - a CLI program to send desktop notifications
SYNOPSIS
notify-send [--help ] [--urgency=level] [--expire-time=time] [--icon=icon,icon...] [--category=type,type...] [--hint=type:name:value] [summary] [body]
DESCRIPTION
Using notify-send, you can send desktop notifications to the user via a notification daemon from the command line. The notifications are used to inform the user about an asynchronous event or display some useful infor- mation without getting in the user's way.
OPTIONS
The following options are supported: -?, --help Display help text. -u, --urgency=level Specifies the urgency level, including low, normal and critical. -t, --expire-time=time Specifies the timeout in milliseconds at which to expire the notification. -i, --icon=icons Specifies an icon filename or stock icon to display. -c, --category=types Specifies the notification category. -h, --hint=hint Specifies basic extra data to pass. The format is type:name:value and valid types are int, double, string and byte -v, --version Display version information.
EXIT STATUS
0 All information was written successfully. >0 An error occurred.
ATTRIBUTES
See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes: +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ | ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ |Availability |SUNWgnome-panel | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ |Interface stability |Volatile | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+
SEE ALSO
The Desktop Notification Spec on http://www.galago-project.org/specs/notification/.
NOTES
Written by Jedy Wang, Sun Microsystems Inc., 2007. SunOS 5.11 28 Feb 2007 notify-send(1)


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