dbus-send losing signals

Colin Walters walters at verbum.org
Fri Mar 13 15:54:00 PDT 2009

On Fri, Mar 13, 2009 at 6:40 PM, Daniel Drake <dsd at laptop.org> wrote:
> Hi Havoc,
> 2009/3/13 Havoc Pennington <havoc.pennington at gmail.com>:
>> Using --print-reply with dbus-send is a workaround from the thread
>> that should work and people are using.
> Except that only works for method calls, not signals.

If we want to work around this for dbus-send, we could have it send a
synchronous request to the bus before exiting.  I was going to suggest
org.freedesktop.DBus.Peer.Ping but apparently the bus doesn't respect
that (worth fixing).

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