"Unable to determine the address of the message bus"
hp at redhat.com
Sat Dec 10 10:07:05 PST 2005
On Sat, 2005-12-10 at 13:34 +0100, Tomek Jarzynka wrote:
> Failed to open connection to session message bus: Unable to determine the
> address of the message bus.
This probably just means DBUS_SESSION_BUS_ADDRESS env variable is not
set (this variable is analogous to DISPLAY for X). It sounds like you
want the system bus anyway, so try dbus-monitor --system (as root)
> How do I fix this, and/or further debug DBUS and HAL?
You can try turning on verbose logging perhaps. I'm not sure of the
step-by-step instructions for doing that on your setup though.
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