Annoying pop-ups

Daniel Atallah datallah at
Fri Nov 20 16:43:31 EST 2009

On Fri, Nov 20, 2009 at 15:31, Josh Silfies <jsilfies at> wrote:
> I'm using the most current version of pidgen and i'm on ubuntu 9.10. When i
> am not in the messanger window and a friend of mine sends me a message i get
> an annoying black box that tells me what my friends are saying. i don't want
> this to happen. I will click inside the box when i'm ready to chat  i don't
> want the conversation to pop up.
> How can i disable this feature?

I believe that you're seeing the popups being created by the libnotify
plugin (which is a third party plugin that Ubuntu enables by default).

Disabling that plugin should stop the popups.


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