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Gnome Panel Status Widget



Detailed build status is shown as tooltip


  1. Save hudson-applet.rb under <code>/usr/lib/gnome-panel/ and make it executable (chmod 755)
  2. Save hudson-applet.server under <code>/usr/lib/bonobo/servers/
  3. ~# sudo apt-get install ruby ruby-gnome2 rubygems1.8 libfeedparser-ruby1.8
  4. ~# gem install atom
  5. Log out and back in.
  6. Use right-click on the panel to add the "Hudson Build Status" to your panel.

On the first start, a dialog pops up to ask for hudson's RSS feed (e.g. and for the update interval in milliseconds - configuration is saved in file $HOME/.gnome2/hudson-applet.

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