How to get eventd

Build version: 0.23.90 - v0.23.0-67-gf57c1fcf (master)

Latest release: 0.23.0

Release 0.23.0 (latest)


We have packages for some distributions. Find below the basic instructions to install eventd as your notification daemon.

Arch Linux

Using AUR (you can also install the git version)

# pacaur -S eventd


Using my Debian repository

# echo `lsb_release -sc` main > /etc/apt/sources.list.d/
# apt-key adv --keyserver --recv-keys 55FB77C5722F75FB
# apt update
# apt install eventd-notification-daemon


Using my PPA

# add-apt-repository ppa:sardemff7/eventd
# apt-get update
# apt-get install eventd-notification-daemon


Using my COPR

# dnf copr enable mathstuf/eventd
# dnf install eventd eventd-plugin-fdo-notifications eventd-plugin-nd-xcb


Using my repository (releases and scm versions available)

# cave resolve -1x repository/sardemff7
# echo 'virtual/notification-daemon providers: -* eventd' >> /etc/paludis/options.conf
# echo 'net/eventd plugins: notification-daemon' >> /etc/paludis/options.conf
# echo 'net/eventd X' >> /etc/paludis/options.conf
# cave resolve -x eventd

Git repository

The repository is hosted on GitHub: eventd Git repository

You can clone the project with Git by running:
git clone --recursive git://

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