Bug#231704: hal: Doesn't handle restart of the dbus deamon

David Zeuthen david at fubar.dk
Mon Feb 9 20:20:56 EET 2004

Martin Waitz said:
> hi :)
> On Sun, Feb 08, 2004 at 02:43:21PM +0100, Sjoerd Simons wrote:
>>   When the dbus system bus is shutdown for a restart, the hal deamon
>>   just exits. Dbus restarts are done when some packages update
>>   their dbus config

Yes, nice catch - I must have overlooked that usecase.

> that's right, it should try to reconnect to dbus.
> in order to do so, hald probably has to reprobe every device
> so that it doesn't loose any events.


> david, is there anyone already working on that?
> i'm having a short look at it, let's see...

If you have patch let me know, otherwise I'll look into this, but probably
not until next week as I have little time for hacking the next week or so.


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