Passing parameters to the service started by D-Bus daemon

Kees Jongenburger kees.jongenburger at
Mon Mar 14 05:51:46 PDT 2011

Hello Bogdan

On Mon, Mar 14, 2011 at 1:34 PM, Bogdan Lotko <boguslaw.lotko at> wrote:
> Hello,
> Is there any possibility to pass parameter(s) to the service started by
>  D-Bus daemon? A kind of extended StartServiceByName() call?

Starting services "on demand" is done by the providing service files
See for a tutorial
or have a look in /usr/share/dbus-1/services

The service itself is implicitly started when a method is called as
generally a service can service multiple clients.

> Thank you for your help
> with best regards,
> Bogdan Lotko
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