dbus_pending_call_set_notify race

Alexander Larsson alexl at redhat.com
Thu Nov 30 09:24:34 PST 2006

On Thu, 2006-11-30 at 12:00 -0500, Havoc Pennington wrote:

> Of course this is pretty inconvenient. Maybe instead of the idle 
> handler, we could offer a function that essentially did the above - "set 
> notify or return reply" - but even with that convenience function it's 
> annoying, since your notifier will be run in the main loop thread and 
> your set_notify_or_get_reply is in a different thread, and it's probably 
> a pain to code things in two ways so you can handle the reply in either 
> thread.

Yeah, the best thing would be handling it internally in dbus with an

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