C-API Examples

Tim Moloney t.moloney at verizon.net
Wed May 3 17:55:50 PDT 2006

Kosina, Martin wrote:
> Hi all,
> Does anyone have good working examples of using the C API ? (Sample
> client/server type scenarios, ideally). We are exploring a binding for a
> custom component system and would like to utilize the C API directly.
> I've seen lots of Glib and Qt stuff, but the low-level examples are a
> bit harder to come by. (I do have John Palmieri's "Get on D-bus"
> article, but having hard time getting it to work properly (is
> "ListServices" still exported by org.freedesktop.Dbus ?) and would like
> to see a simple server-side one, as well.
> Are there any other docs available besides doxygen for the low-level API
> ?
> Many thanks!
> Martin
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I don't know if it is a good example (I haven't looked at the code 
closely) but Matthew Johnson's Java library appears to use the C 
bindings directly in its JNI.  You'll find various links to it on the 
D-Bus Bindings page 
(http://www.freedesktop.org/wiki/Software_2fDBusBindings).  I hope that 

Tim Moloney

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