Win32 port

Thiago Macieira thiago.macieira at
Sun Jun 25 14:52:11 PDT 2006

Tor Lillqvist wrote:
>One possible reason why this might not be a good idea is if such
>integer representations of SIDs need to be consistent across running
>processes, or between invocations of a program? But, at least if it's
>enough that the mapping is consistent and persistent until the next
>reboot, one could use Windows own "quarks", GlobalAddAtom().

One thing that we should do now is change the org.freedesktop.DBus 
interface to have a method that returns a string representation of the 
User ID (a number on Unix, a SID on Windows).

Thiago José Macieira - thiago.macieira AT
Trolltech ASA - Sandakerveien 116, NO-0402 Oslo, Norway
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