Despite its power and convenience, Gmail has one serious limitation: the desktop integration. The Gnome Gmail tool solves this problem for users running the Gnome desktop environment.
on 03/22/2010 – Made popular on 03/22/2010
If you’re a Gmail user in Ubuntu,Gnome-gmail is a good application for you to set Gmail as default mail application.Unlike other solutions on the net, Gnome Gmail supports “To:”, “Subject:”, “body”, “CC:”, and “BCC: fields,it supports “Send to…” from Nautilus, Open Office, and other applications.
# downloads Linux (GNOME-based): There are work-arounds to set Gmail as a default mail app in Linux, but they don’t cover right-click file sending and complex mail links. Gnome Gmail does a much better job of integrating Gmail. More »
John Stowers has announced the release of GNOME Tweak Tool 3.6.0, a utility popular among users of the GNOME 3 desktop environment. The GNOME Tweak Tool is better known by the users of Ubuntu as Advanced Settings. As you might expect, it's a very important tool for customizing how your Gnome 3 environment looks and behaves.
cGmail (check gnome mail) is an email checker and notifier applet for the gnome desktop written in python. cGmail will check periodically your account/s and will notify you on new incoming mails.
cGmail support gmail, pop3, pop3s, imap and imaps accounts.
Why it is different?
I’ve used other mail notifiers for a lot of time but none of them fulfill my needs.
ahadiel.org Gmail-Notifier A simple Gmail Notifier that makes use of Indicator Applet in GNOME. (More specifically, Ubuntu 10.04) gm-notify launchpad.net A simple and lightweight highly Ubuntu 10.04 integrated GMail Notifier which takes advantages of the new and nice notify-osd and indicator-applet. Because of this it will not run with older Ubuntu versions. www.omgubuntu.co.uk