Desktop managers or windows managers or whatever should automatically create a notification area if an application needs one. Is that possible? Does it make sense? Someone should do that in Gnome, KDE and XFCE. If I had bounty money to dole out I’d create a bounty for that.
My name is Mark Doliner. I’m a computer software engineer living and working in North Carolina, USA. I worked in the San Francisco Bay area for 13 years before moving back East in 2019. My email address is firstname.lastname@example.org.