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Re: Message Indicator message weighting
On Tue, May 5, 2009 at 11:47 AM, <alex.launi@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> This would address one of the current short comings in the messaging
> indicator with respect to missing more important messages due to having some
> low priority ones waiting. It shouldn't be difficult to implement either.
> Thought? Comments?
This sounds like a good idea indeed! I like the idea of being able to
have a good idea of how urgent a response is based on just looking at
the applet, and having applications able to specify this. This way it
could be more granular than just application; if we look at Gwibber,
perhaps tweets would be green, replies would be yellow, and DMs would
be red. I agree with your other assessments as well; having emails as
yellow and IMs as red seems logical.