screensaver and power manager dbus interfaces
rodrigo at gnome-db.org
Thu Jun 1 12:46:45 EEST 2006
On Wed, 2006-05-31 at 23:01 +0100, Richard Hughes wrote:
> The GNOME Screensaver DBUS API
> Name: setActive
> Args: DBUS_TYPE_BOOLEAN state
> state: TRUE to request activation,
> FALSE to request deactivation
> Returns: (nothing)
> Description: Request a change in the state of the screensaver.
> Set to TRUE to request that the screensaver activate.
> Active means that the screensaver has blanked the
> screen and may run a graphical theme. This does
> not necessary mean that the screen is locked.
> Name: getActive
> Args: (none)
> Returns: DBUS_TYPE_BOOLEAN
> Descriptions: Returns the value of the current state of activity.
> See setActive().
I recently, while fixing a bug for SLED10, came to the need to know if
the screen was locked or not, so what about changing these get/setActive
to get/setStatus, and return things like STATUS_ACTIVE, STATUS_LOCKED,
Rodrigo Moya <rodrigo at gnome-db.org>
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