Question about enable polling.
kay.sievers at vrfy.org
Mon Oct 4 09:41:22 PDT 2010
On Mon, Oct 4, 2010 at 17:42, Kay Sievers <kay.sievers at vrfy.org> wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 4, 2010 at 17:30, Stef Bon <stef at bononline.nl> wrote:
>> To be sure, the command
>> udisk --poll-for-media /dev/sr0
>> results in:
>> : > ps aux | grep udisks | grep -v grep
>> root 2792 0.0 0.0 14408 3060 ? SNl 12:09 0:00
>> root 2793 0.0 0.0 5884 668 ? SN 12:09 0:03
>> udisks-daemon: polling /dev/sr0 /dev/sdc /dev/sdd /dev/sr1
>> So while giving the command to poll the /dev/sr0 device only, it starts
>> polling all the removable devices. That's what I mean with not intended
>> behaviour. You mention that the intended behaviour is only polling the
>> device on the command line right?
> I think the polling is started even before you run that command.
> Make sure you start udisks somehow, its usually done by the desktop
> calling into D-Bus.
Maybe I wasn't clear. Running the above command probably causes the
D-Bus bus activation of the udisks daemon. The actual --poll-for-media
does not specifically start the periodic polling, it starts the
daemon. With the daemon startup, periodic polling is always started
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