[systemd-devel] Does systemd-stdio-bridge handle dbus UNIX_FD passing somehow?

Lennart Poettering lennart at poettering.net
Tue Jun 27 10:12:02 UTC 2017

On Tue, 27.06.17 10:26, Umut Tezduyar Lindskog (umut at tezduyar.com) wrote:

> Hello,
> I would like to make a method call on a remote machine with busctl
> where the method returns UNIX_FD (h), type unix domain socket.
> I am guessing the FD stops on stdio-bridge without any other magic
> bridging the UDS to an another socket on the host. Is that the case?
> Can there be any magic to accomplish this?

Nope, this is not available and cannot be made available. passing fds
is a local concept, and does not apply to remote transfers. If you try
you should get a clean error back that the transport does not support
this concept.


Lennart Poettering, Red Hat

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