Bug? org.freedesktop.DBus no longer has unique name :1.0

Thiago Macieira thiago at kde.org
Thu Oct 11 23:34:49 PDT 2007

John (J5) Palmieri wrote:
>I don't remember this change going in but GetNameOwner on
>'org.freedesktop.DBus' returns 'org.freedesktop.DBus'.  This special
>case breaks the assumption that unique names start with a colon so
>client code needs to handle this instead of handling generic unique
>names. Even some of our internal API such as GetConnectionUnixProcessID
>does not support the org.freedesktop.DBus special case.

It has been like this for at least two years. I've never seen it 
differently, for instance.

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