getting the user_data associated with an object path

Daniel Reed n at
Wed Mar 23 12:13:39 PST 2005

On 2005-03-04T12:32-0500, Daniel Reed wrote:
) Assuming I make a call:
) 	dbus_connection_register_object_path(connection, obj->path, &obj_vtable, (void *)obj))
) What is the most effective means of getting the user_data obj back given
) obj->path?
) If there is no great way of doing it now, would it be possible for an API
) call to be added in the next API revision? I have attached a simple patch to
) add an external call dbus_connection_get_object_user_data() to retrieve the
) user_data associated with a given object path.

Are there any better methods, or can this patch be reviewed?

The original patch is archived at:

Daniel Reed <n at>
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