[packagekit] Res: Res: PolicyKit, PackageKit or apt backend

James Westby jw+debian at jameswestby.net
Tue Aug 19 09:41:05 PDT 2008

On Tue, 2008-08-19 at 09:10 -0700, dantti85-pk at yahoo.com.br wrote:
> >Debian doesn't restart dbus, it tells it to reload its config.
> >
> >This doesn't bring the system crashing down, but it can have
> >some more subtle problems.
> Well if it's not a restart, then DBUS is restarting all the
> services....
> and this happens since i know Debian...
> i don't have anymore the aptitude safe-upgrade i did..
> but it was like that (on Debian lenny)
> Restarting|reloading dbus (now i'm not sure)
> stoping hal [ok]
> stoping networkmanager [ok]
> starting hal [ok]
> starting networkmanage [ok]
> all my Debian boxes do that.
> so maybe the best is then to contact DBus package maintainer
> and ask him to remove this behavior?

Hey, yeah, I just checked, and Debian does restart dbus, I didn't
remember we had that diff.




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