[maemo-developers] Restarting the D-Bus system bus

From: Ludovic Courtès ludo at chbouib.org
Date: Thu Nov 1 12:07:18 EET 2007

Frédéric Crozat <fred at crozat.net> writes:

> Because, by default, libdbus causes client exit when D-Bus bus exit. It
> can be changed with an API call (a lot of program are handling D-Bus
> restart nicely) but Avahi doesn't :(

Avahi's not at fault here.  And I think `avahi-daemon' can handle bus

mss at mawhrin.net (Mikhail Sobolev) writes:

> If any of the "important" applications are not available, watching
> daemon would reboot the device because if an "important" application
> could not handle the situation, then it must be something serious.

So, to put it differently: any idea which essential application is

It looks as though we had init="/usr/bin/dbus-daemon --system".  ;-)


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