What is Birthday-Aware?




It is a program written in python that uses notify-osd to notify you about when your friends birthdays are approaching, it gives you a reminder using notify-osd 7 days, 3 days, 1 day and on their birthday
It uses the vcard format. Currently on Gmail exported vcards work
CLICK HERE to find out how to export your contact list

Birthday-Aware V20110501-2238
DOWNLOAD *For Ubuntu 10.04 and up


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To install
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cd to where you extracted birthday-aware-201100316-2303 make sure birthday-aware-install.sh is excutable
run birthday-aware-install.sh in a terminal, It will ask you for your password (it does this to install three icons and the birthday-aware.py into /usr/bin/)
Now put your exported "contacts.vcf" into your "~/.birthday-aware" folder, it is a hidden folder in your home directory

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To run
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now run "python /usr/bin/birthday-aware.py"
you can put it in your startup programs list, as the command to run use "python /usr/bin/birthday-aware.py

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Contact
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Email: eunbolt ((at)) gmail ((dot)) com