[systemd-devel] Questions regarding dbus started via systemd --user

Lennart Poettering mzqohf at 0pointer.de
Mon Feb 2 15:07:56 PST 2015

On Thu, 08.01.15 19:01, Simon McVittie (simon.mcvittie at collabora.co.uk) wrote:

> On 08/01/15 17:04, Colin Guthrie wrote:
> > Although when I discussed this on the ML
> > before, one case which a PAM solution wouldn't address is people running
> > "startx" after logging into a tty session
> I personally am very tempted to say that startx users get to keep both
> pieces, and that the *dm family of services are just a better approach
> all round...

startx could simply invoke "systemctl import DISPLAY" after setting
it, and things should just work for it too, as long as it just takes
over the tty it is running on instead of allocating a new one.


Lennart Poettering, Red Hat

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