Clients seeing EPIPE, dbus-daemon 1.8.16, how to debug?

Thiago Macieira thiago at
Tue Jun 2 15:11:08 PDT 2015

On Wednesday 03 June 2015 08:07:17 Andrey Sidorov wrote:
> I've seen similar problem -
> Existed in 1.8.10  and disappeared in 1.8.16
> When daemon is unhappy about serialisation being invalid I usually get
> disconnect with proper stream closing, not EPIPE

EPIPE and "proper stream closing" are just race conditions of the same 
situation. EPIPE happens when you try to write(2) to the closed socket before 
you read(2) from it and find out that you were disconnected.

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