method return / dbus-monitor

Rob Taylor robtaylor at
Fri May 5 07:04:05 PDT 2006

Kai Teuber wrote:
> Am Freitag 05 Mai 2006 12:28 schrieb Thiago Macieira:
>> Last I checked, dbus-monitor didn't work as expected. It doesn't see any
>> method_return messages because it never sends method_calls.
>> The daemon doesn't let it see messages that aren't targeted to it, even
>> with eavesdrop on.
> This means the dbus-monitor doesn't show all messages on the bus? Is there a 
> way I can see all messages on the bus? Maybe an adjusted daemon or something 
> like that?

There seems to be a bug in the daemon when allow eavesdrop="true". I've
not had chance to investigate it thoroughly, but will send beer and/or
chocolate to whoever fixes it ;)

Rob Taylor

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