about using privileged (KAuth) helpers: system dbus daemon on OS X?

Thiago Macieira thiago at kde.org
Sat Sep 24 18:08:14 UTC 2016

On terça-feira, 20 de setembro de 2016 21:37:02 PDT René J.V. Bertin wrote:
> >I don't see how. If I ask for A but B exists, how does that change my
> >predicament?
> ? You ask for type==A, bus_connection_addresses[type]!=NULL and passes the
> tests further down in the function. How is that a predicament, and why
> would we care if the other, unwanted bus types are not available? NB: this
> patch allows the expected behaviour.
> Or am I missing something and is there a reason why a session address has to
> exist when the client wants to connect to the system bus?

That's the part I was missing.

How about just setting the default to "launchd:", which means that the address 
exists, even if it is abstract.

Thiago Macieira - thiago (AT) macieira.info - thiago (AT) kde.org
   Software Architect - Intel Open Source Technology Center

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