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Create a notification on the screen initiated by root [duplicate]

I would like to give out a notification on screen by a script that is running by root on Ubuntu 14.04. I tried this: #!/bin/bash MAINUSER=$(cat /etc/passwd|grep 1000|sed "s/:.*$//g") su $MAINUSER -c ...
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notify-send not working under ssh

Maybe this is answered somewhere else, but I didn't see it. I am running Ubuntu 14.04. When I SSH into my machine, for example: ssh <user>@<machineip> notify-send "Hello" I don't see ...
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Is there a way to monitor all events sent to the libnotify module?

Is there a way to monitor all events sent to the libnotify module? I am trying to debug faulty sound notifications from Thunderbird, and I am hoping that if the way Thunderbird links with sounds is ...
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Can libnotify be used to execute a script?

Can libnotify be used to execute a script? I want to use a script to play a sound, or even run more complicated programs via the notify-send in bash files and other programs. Is that possible? It ...
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How to forward libnotify to growl

I'm looking for a simple solution to forward libnotify notifications (from knotify4) to a remote growl servers (running on Windows and Android). So far I'm only able to send remote growl ...
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Notifications and notification daemon not working on window manager

Notifications doesn't work on Linux standalone window managers (Openbox, Awesome WM and alike). I tried to install notification-daemon and dunst, but sending with notify-send "something" does not make ...
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Clearing/modifying previous libnotify notifications?

I have written a script which generates notifications like this: notify-send -i audio-card "Transferring audio playback to speakers." \ "Audio playback has been transferred to the analog output ...