smart-notifier(1) dbus service and graphical disk health notifier


smart-notifier [options]


This manual page documents briefly the smart-notifier.

smart-notifier is a dbus service/client pair. If run without options, it starts a dbus service and listens formessages send by the client (normally started from a script in /etc/smartd/run.d). This messages are then displayed on the screen of the user running the service. This program is designed to be added to the session of the user.


Run as a dbus client. Message text is read from stdin.


smart-notifier was written by Brian Sutherland <[email protected]>.

This manual page was written by Brian Sutherland <[email protected]>, for the Debian project (but may be used by others).