DBus Language Bindings

Dan Nicholson dbn.lists at gmail.com
Fri Mar 16 15:27:34 PDT 2007

On 3/16/07, Dan Nicholson <dbn.lists at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 3/16/07, Joe Ciccone <jciccone at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Dan Nicholson wrote:
> > >
> > > Actually, I think this may be much ado about nothing. I don't know if
> > > anything in kde3 makes any use of dbus. I know kde4 will make heavy
> > > use of dbus.
> > >
> > > Can anyone confirm/deny this?
> > I can tell you that I have dbus-1.0.1 with the glib, python, qt3, and
> > qt4 bindings built. Both Kde-3.5.6 and Gnome-2.18 work fine. Other then
> > that, I don't have an in depth analysis of what in Kde uses D-BUS. I do
> > know that Kde-Base can optionally use D-BUS though.
> Are those the qt3 bindings I pointed to earlier?
> http://people.freedesktop.org/~krake/dbus-1-qt3/
> Otherwise, they'd have to be old bindings from an earlier dbus, right?
> Thanks for the info about kdebase, too.

Oh, yeah. Kdebase wants dbus directly or dbus-qt3? Because the issue
here is the potential loss of the language bindings. If kdebase links
directly to dbus, then there's no issue.


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