problem with system activation

David Zeuthen david at
Fri Sep 21 08:40:13 PDT 2007

On Thu, 2007-09-20 at 16:05 -0400, Bill Nottingham wrote:
> We've noticed in testing here that system activation only works if
> the service file in /usr/share/dbus-1/system-services is named
> <service>.service - if it's just a random name, dbus won't find
> it for activation (even if it has the proper Name= line in the
> file.)
> Is this intentional or a bug? (If it's intentional, it should
> probably be documented.)

Sounds like a bug to me; it works with a random name for session-bus
activation. Richard?


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