Unity Desktop with Systray Whitelisting Support

PPA description

This PPA is based on the patch by Jason Donahue (aka timekiller) and provides a patched version of the Unity Desktop that reverts the horrible decision by Canonical to remove the systray whitelist.
This PPA provides the latest Unity build with all patches applied *EXCEPT* the one that removes the systray whitelist.

Note: These packages do not auto-whitelist anything. You will still need to edit your whitelist to see systray items like this:

View whitelist:
gsettings get com.canonical.Unity.Panel systray-whitelist

Set Whitelist (this example will Whitelist everything):
gsettings set com.canonical.Unity.Panel systray-whitelist "['all']"

Adding this PPA to your system

You can update your system with unsupported packages from this untrusted PPA by adding ppa:liuk001/unity-systrayfix to your system's Software Sources. (Read about installing)

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:liuk001/unity-systrayfix
sudo apt-get update
Technical details about this PPA

This PPA can be added to your system manually by copying the lines below and adding them to your system's software sources.

deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/liuk001/unity-systrayfix/ubuntu raring main 
deb-src http://ppa.launchpad.net/liuk001/unity-systrayfix/ubuntu raring main 
Signing key:
1024R/C6DED28785C86D1047921EFA1D4EE5E0D965E4CE (What is this?)

For questions and bugs with software in this PPA please contact Luca Maranzano.

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unity 7.0.0daily13.06.19~13.04-0ubuntu1ppa1 Luca Maranzano (2013-08-13)
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