[RFC] Making D-Bus suitable for being run early during boot

Colin Walters walters at verbum.org
Fri Jul 9 09:10:43 PDT 2010

On Fri, Jul 9, 2010 at 11:58 AM, David Zeuthen <zeuthen at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> On Thu, Jul 8, 2010 at 9:09 PM, Lennart Poettering <mzqohf at 0pointer.de> wrote:
>> b) The system bus should become an abstract namespace socket by
>>   default.
> So what happens when the system bus daemon crashes and some random
> unprivileged process starts listening on this well-known but abstract
> address?

If the system bus crashes your OS gets hosed =)  But in a systemd
world of course, it's actually systemd listening on the socket.

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