dbus exit on disconnect and glib
thiago at kde.org
Thu Feb 21 23:54:40 PST 2008
Havoc Pennington wrote:
>> Do you think this scenario is possible:
>> A program uses two threads, two proxies and one connection.
>> It sends messages without lock. The system bus receives mixed data,
>> this is invalid : only choice is disconnection.
>> The client then exit.
>> Could it be what happened?
>Yes, that is very much possible I think.
I don't think so. The message is entirely prepared in memory before
sending, then it's sent with writev() in one go. It's atomic, so it
cannot send mixed stuff.
So it's a different thread-locking problem. The message must be invalid in
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