that you need a user messagebus is not mentioned in README
oliv__a at users.sourceforge.net
Wed Aug 4 02:30:24 PDT 2004
Kristof Vansant [Wed, 04 Aug 2004]:
> That you need a user messagebus is not mentioned in README
but it is mentioned in the man page ...
> when you start with --system option (see /etc/dbus-1/system.conf)
> nor is there mentioned which rights this user should have.
> Can you plz add some info about this in the README.
> system.conf default will try to run dbus-daemon-1 as user messagebus
> running as root is a bad idea
> this user should have following rights
> can be created with following command: foo
> Because the user does not exist on my system the daemon instantly
> crashes (without any err output btw)
it *crashes* or it *exits* ?
There's no error because once the daemon has forked, standard file
descriptors are closed (redirected to /dev/null). Use the variable
DBUS_DEBUG_OUTPUT to prevent that, or remove the <fork/> from the
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