[patch] Auto session bus launch from libdbus, take 2

Benjamin Reed rangerrick at gmail.com
Sun Sep 17 11:17:10 PDT 2006

On 9/15/06, Havoc Pennington <hp at redhat.com> wrote:

> The unix domain socket transport is also unix-specific, but
> isn't (for the moment) in this file. presumably we want to
> handle these two or three platform-specific methods
> (unix:,session:/homefile:/autolaunch:) in a similar way.
> I'm not sure what that way is yet but the rough theory
> I had was to move most of dbus-transport-unix.c to a
> dbus-transport-socket.c also used on Windows and have it handle tcp:.
> Then have dbus-transport-unix.c just handle unix: and chain to
> dbus-transport-socket.c.

How does this concept jive with OSX, which is a "unix" for the sake of
sockets and low-level type stuff, but will also want it's own method
of session discovery for autolaunch?

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