[blfs-book] r12728 - trunk/BOOK/general/sysutils

fernando at higgs.linuxfromscratch.org fernando at higgs.linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Feb 18 09:11:35 PST 2014

Author: fernando
Date: Tue Feb 18 09:11:35 2014
New Revision: 12728

Fix tests for D-Bus-1.8.0. Thanks Armin K.


Modified: trunk/BOOK/general/sysutils/dbus.xml
--- trunk/BOOK/general/sysutils/dbus.xml	Tue Feb 18 08:58:57 2014	(r12727)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general/sysutils/dbus.xml	Tue Feb 18 09:11:35 2014	(r12728)
@@ -92,11 +92,12 @@
     <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional</bridgehead>
     <para role="optional">
-      <xref linkend="dbus-glib"/> (to run tests - it may be necessary to
-      reinstall it, after upgrading this package),
-      <xref linkend="python2"/> (to run tests),
-      <xref linkend="dbus-python"/> (to run tests), and
-      <xref linkend="doxygen"/> (to generate the API documentation)
+      To run tests:
+      <xref linkend="dbus-glib"/>,
+      <xref linkend="dbus-python"/>, and
+      <xref linkend="pygobject2"/>;
+      and to generate the API documentation:
+      <xref linkend="doxygen"/>
@@ -163,8 +164,9 @@
       The dbus tests cannot be run until after <xref linkend="dbus-glib"/>
-      has been installed.  If you want to run only the unit tests, replace,
-      below, <parameter>--enable-tests</parameter> by
+      has been installed.  They must be run as an unprivileged user from a
+      local session. Tests fail through ssh. If you want to run only the unit
+      tests, replace, below, <parameter>--enable-tests</parameter> by
       <parameter>--enable-embedded-tests</parameter>, otherwise,
       <xref linkend="dbus-python"/> has to be installed, before.
       The tests require passing additional parameters to

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