KDE adoption of D-Bus

Robert McQueen robert.mcqueen at collabora.co.uk
Wed Feb 15 17:54:00 PST 2006

John (J5) Palmieri wrote:
> There was someone doing a port to OS X.  He ran into problems
> propagating the session service address and also running as part of a
> bundle.  How does DCOP get around this?  

I've seen a nice-looking patch for D-Bus on OS X to use an Apple API to
get a unique session ID, and use that to name the socket. This solved
half of the problem for finding a running instance, and if this failed
then dbus-launch-osx or whatever could be spawned by the library, as
Havoc outlined.


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