Possible to get all keys with hal-get-property?
kay.sievers at vrfy.org
Thu Mar 30 07:45:08 PST 2006
On Thu, Mar 30, 2006 at 10:27:08AM -0500, Madison Kelly wrote:
> I am *starting* to get a handle on Hal. :p
> I was wondering, is it possible to use 'hal-get-property' to show all
> the keys for a given UDI? For example (I know this doesn't work) but
> something like:
> hal-get-property --udi
> --key *
This shows only one device:
lshal --long --show /org/freedesktop/Hal/devices/computer
But I hope you don't plan to parse that with other software.
> Even better would be some help on using Perl's Net::DBus to get all
> the keys for a given UDI! The docs are still sparse I am afraid (or at
> least sparse from the point of view of a n00b like me :P ).
Look at libhal, and what it is doing with DBUS, that should match
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