decibel and dbus names

Matt Rogers mattr at
Sun Feb 17 14:39:33 GMT 2008

On Sun, Feb 17, 2008 at 02:03:37AM -0700, Aaron J. Seigo wrote:
> hi all..
> i see decibel is in kdereview. nice =)
> i did notice that the dbus service that comes with it is prefixed with 
> de.basyskom (Eva's company, which is (was?) working on decibel). if decibel 
> is going to be merged into kde libraries and shipped as part of that, should 
> the dbus name be org.kde or are we ok with company names slipping into our 
> dbus interfaces?
> on the one hand i understand the desire for basyskom to have their name on it, 
> other the other it makes the KDE interfaces less consistent and if every 
> company involved starting doing this we'd have a rainbow of fruit flavours in 
> our dbus addresses.
> thoughts?

AFAIK, basyskom is no longer sponsoring Decibel development, so I feel
like the dbus interfaces should be renamed to org.kde.

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