Introduction to startup-notification

The startup-notification package contains startup-notification libraries. These are useful for building a consistent manner to notify the user through the cursor that the application is loading.

Package Information

startup-notification Dependencies


X Window System

User Notes:

Installation of startup-notification

Install startup-notification by running the following commands:

./configure --prefix=/usr &&

Now, as the root user:

make install &&
install -v -m644 -D doc/startup-notification.txt \


Installed Programs: None
Installed Library: libstartup-notification-1.{so,a}
Installed Directories: /usr/include/startup-notification-1.0 and /usr/share/doc/startup-notification-0.8

Short Descriptions


provides the functions to assist applications in communicating with the cursor system to provide feedback to the user that the application is loading.

Last updated on 2006-06-21 11:26:07 -0500