did not receive a reply (timeout by message bus)

Arvind Ayyangar arvind.ayyangar at gmail.com
Thu Dec 21 04:26:56 PST 2006

> You didn't give us enough information to understand your problem.

I am extremely sorry for that..

> How is your code written? How is the program invoked? How long is the
> timeout that the message is reporting? Has the message been sent on the
> bus (use the dbus-monitor program)? Has the notify daemon received and
> acted on the message (you must have some debugging information on the
> notification daemon, right)?

my application calls notify_notification_show in libnotify. Libnotify
makes a dbus procedure call to "Notify" which is exported by the
notification-daemon. Previously i got a runtime error which said that
there is no such function exported. Now, I get the above error.
Timeout in the daemon is

> I am going to take a long shot here and guess you ran the application
> under su or sudo. Just don't, since that won't work.
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