API question: dbus_message_iter_append_simple

Thiago Macieira thiago at kde.org
Sun Oct 15 06:29:43 PDT 2006

Daniel Stone wrote:
>Why does this take a pointer to a string?
>char *foo = strdup("some test data");
>dbus_message_iter_append_basic(&iter, DBUS_TYPE_STRING, &foo);
>instead of:
>dbus_message_iter_append_basic(&iter, DBUS_TYPE_STRING, "some test
> data");

Answered in the other email.

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