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like notify-send just for pipes

Project Description

notify-pipe allows you to pipe the output from any command to desktop notifications


notify-pipe requires Python 2 or Python 3.

installing with pip

pip install notify-pipe

or installing with setup_tools

git clone

cd notify_pipe python install

or using an alias inside of ‘~/.bashrc’:

alias notify-pipe=’python ~/path/to/’


echo “test” | notify-pipe -n Test

ping localhost | notify-pipe -n ping

tail -f /var/log/syslog | notify-pipe -n syslog

ping localhost | notify-pipe | notify-pipe -n double-pipe

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