This little application will use your Google Voice account information and display notifications SMS and Voicemails using libnotify.
Requires libnotify, python 2.6, pynotify and pycurl (libnotify, python, python-notify and python-pycurl from the Ubuntu repos).
Usage: voicecheck -e|--email EMAIL [-p|--password PASSWORD] [-i|--interval INTERVAL] [-g|--goldfish]
-e Your Google account email address
-p Password for the same; will be prompted for if omitted
-i Update interval in seconds, defaults to 60
-g Keep no record of previous alerts; notify on every update
All bugs Latest bugs reported
Bug #477704: Reporting difficulty with email and password
Reported on 2009-11-07
Bug #447242: voicecheck crashes if outside internet connection isn't available
Reported on 2009-10-09
Bug #434083: New voicemail causes crash
Reported on 2009-09-21