User bus?

Brian J. Tarricone bjt23 at
Fri Feb 15 18:58:42 PST 2008

Patryk Zawadzki wrote:
> On Feb 16, 2008 3:48 AM, Brian J. Tarricone <bjt23 at> wrote:
>> Patryk Zawadzki wrote:
>> See 'man dbus-launch', specifically the --exit-with-session option.
>> That should cause the session daemon to quit if X exits.
> Sure but it sometimes fails (for example X segfaults).

That's kinda the point of --exit-with-session.  It starts a little 
'watchdog' X client.  When the watchdog sees that X dies, it kills the 
dbus daemon.

> Just make the dbus client library ask CK and cache the values instead
> of relying on ENV variables.

Sure... but I imagine that's quite a large change, and it's a bit late 
in the game to do it overnight.


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