Thiago Macieira thiago at kde.org
Mon Mar 15 14:59:47 PDT 2010

Em Segunda-feira 15. Março 2010, às 22.38.07, Cem Eliguzel escreveu:
> Hello,
> I have a disconnected dbus connection problem. When it happens the
> application using it exits. I have noticed that exit_on_disconnect is set
> to TRUE when a connection object is created. I have two questions
> regarding this:
>    1. What's the rationale behind calling _exit() on disconnection

Because usually a program's lifetime is tied to the session it is part of and 
the D-Bus session daemon's lifetime determines the session lifetime. So when 
the server exits and closes the connection, most applications should clean up 
and exit too.

>    2. What can be the reason for dbus connection to disconnect?

There are many reasons, including the server exiting or you sending invalid 

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