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       claws-mail-acpi-notifier - Mail notification using laptop's mail LED


       This manual page documents briefly the claws-mail-acpi-notifier.

       This manual page was written for the Debian distribution because the original program does
       not have a manual page.

       claws-mail-acpi-notifier is a plugin (loadable module) for the Claws Mail mailer.

       Enables mail notification via the mail LED available on some laptops.  LED can be set to
       blinking or on when new mail is received.

       Also can be set to blinking when user interaction is required.


       Some kernel module has to be loaded first for this plugin to be able to work properly.
       Supported modules include: acerhk, acer_acpi (ACER); asus_acpi, asus_acpi (ASUS); ibm_acpi
       (IBM); tm_smapi (Lenovo) and apanel (Fujitsu).

       Before using a plugin you must instruct Claws Mail to load it on startup.

       For this you must go “Configuration” menu on main window toolbar, open “Plugins...”
       dialog, click on the “Load plugin...”  button and select the plugin file, named, and press the “Open” button.


       claws-mail(1), claws-mail-extra-plugins(1), insmod(8).


       Colin Leroy <>
           Wrote the claws-mail-acpi-notifier plugin.

       Ricardo Mones <>
           Wrote this manpage for the Debian system.


       Copyright © 2006-2013 Ricardo Mones

       This manual page was written for the Debian system (but may be used by others).

       Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of
       the GNU General Public License, Version 3 or (at your option) any later version published
       by the Free Software Foundation.

       On Debian systems, the complete text of the GNU General Public License can be found in