Ownership of DBusGProxyCall ?

Matt Hoosier matt.hoosier at gmail.com
Thu Sep 6 11:40:25 PDT 2007

On 9/6/07, Havoc Pennington <hp at redhat.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> On 9/6/07, Matt Hoosier <matt.hoosier at gmail.com> wrote:
> > What are you supposed to do with this thing if you don't intend to
> > cancel the method call or synchronously block for the finish of it?
> You have to do one of those in order to free it, in the current API.
> cancel() doesn't not send the call, though. It just says "I don't care
> about the reply." So it is effectively just a free function. (There's
> no way to "take back" a sent message.)
> The docs are a bit better on dbus_pending_call_cancel() (which is the
> underlying code) while they are a bit too sketchy for
> dbus_g_proxy_cancel_call(), sorry about that.

Okay, thanks for the details.

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