Just posting here, since I'm not sure if this should go in a bug
report or not. If so, lmk and I'll make report. Actually, it might be 2
I've had a browser tab open to the website for most of today, and
I'm logged in.
1 -- Even though there was a new message in my....do we call it exactly an
inbox? Anyway, there was a fresh message there, for over 6 hours, and I
never saw the icon flashing. And I looked at...at least a couple of pages
in that time.....maybe 3 or 4.
However, I'm not certain enough to call it broken, without some specific
testing (with some new messages).
2 -- I am more certain about this one. I opened Maren's new About Screen
Contest draft page, just a few minutes ago, and the message icon was not
flashing. After reading the email from the mailing list, (about the About
Screen Contest page) I wanted to make a reply about using the messaging
system for voting, but I wanted to check and make sure about the names of
the message sender being shown, before I sent the reply.
So I moused over my message icon and it showed All Messages (4), and Also it
showed 1 New Message. At the instant I clicked on 1 New Message, the icon
I'm not sure about the status of my Firefox plugin that blocks the referrer
header. Since I use the Inkscape website so often, I'm literally clicking
that thing off and on 10 or 12 times a day now. So whether it was on or off
and when I can't say. But we can do some testing if necessary. :-)