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Flash star when starred issues are updated #1649

Relequestual opened this Issue Feb 27, 2019 · 0 comments


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Relequestual commented Feb 27, 2019

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What feature you'd like to see

Flash the star icon when a starred issues is updated.

Optionally, add a star to the website favicon, similar to notification number icon.


I have many GH notifications (that's why I'm here, obviously) so I have emails turned off. Sometimes there's a specific issue I want to know the minute someone makes a comment on a specific issue.

This could be work related if I've filed an issue that's blocking my (prefurred) current direction of work.

This could be for a personal project, while most notifications are work related (my situation).


I use Octobox for mutiple projects in different situations.

While something like personas may work for some needs to segment repositories, most of the notifications are get are on open source projects, which means I spend both work and non work time working on them.

If I can be notified as soon as a specific issue has an update, it could very well make my day. Otherwise I'll have to set up some sort of additional change detector, and that would beak the all in one solution that Octobox provides for notification management.

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