notification of updates
In windows XP, when using acroread, it gives a notification if there is
a new version of acroread available. While this popup is considered
annoying by a lot, for some reason, I happen to like this feature. Now
my question is 'Is there any software in Debian which performs a similar
For example, when I open a file with gvim, I would like to have a pop up
saying that "there is a new version of gvim available in the
repositories". It need not give options to install the software. But if
it does that, it would be super! Any ideas/suggestions are most welcome.
FYI, I am using unstable branch.
Kamaraju S Kusumanchi