Proposal: D-Bus service to watch user activity (for IM messaging away and so on)

Sebastian Trüg trueg at
Tue May 4 09:25:43 BST 2010

Man, kdelibs is way too big to know it all. Very good to know. So there
is either no need for the new KDED module or one could think that the
work should only be done once and then send to KIdleTime via Dbus. But
now that I have KIdleTime that is less important for me. ;)


On 05/03/2010 10:29 PM, Dario Freddi wrote:
> On Monday 03 May 2010 22:16:34 Kevin Ottens wrote:
>> On Monday 3 May 2010 18:48:36 Sebastian Trüg wrote:
>>> How about it? Is this something that would be acceptable as a KDED
>>> module even?
>> Is it only me or it sounds a lot like the services KIdleTime (in
>> kdelibs/kutils) offers already?
> It definitely looks like. KIdleTime is able to monitor user activity based 
> upon XSync/XScreensaver/Native Win/Mac API and it's being used by powerdevil, 
> soon by konversation and kmess, and possibly Kopete.
>> Regards.

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