RFC: DBUS & KDE 4
coolo at kde.org
Thu Sep 30 13:37:12 BST 2004
Am Wednesday 29 September 2004 20:43 schrieb Alexander Neundorf:
> On Wednesday 29 September 2004 19:12, Maksim Orlovich wrote:
> > Well, there is always the possibility that they wouldn't. And I think it
> > would be quite likely if there was not the presumption that KDE would
> > migrate to D-BUS.
> Ok, at least I would, since DBUS will offer communication with non-KDE apps,
> with CLI apps and probably also with kernel stuff (e.g. hotplugging
> messages). Not trying to switch to DBUS with KDE4 would mean we stay on our
Well, you don't need KDE apps to communicate through DBUS for that. You only
need the dcopserver to listen to the DBUS channel - from what I understood.
Of course the Qt bridge gets in your way and as Waldo pointed out, that will make
it confusing to the developer/user - so I would advertise going to DBUS too.
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