Fwd: User bus conclusion

Ingo Klöcker kloecker at kde.org
Wed Nov 10 21:42:53 GMT 2010

On Wednesday 10 November 2010, Thiago Macieira wrote:
> Em Quarta-feira, 10 de Novembro de 2010, às 17:13:20, David Faure 
> > Yes for daemons a user bus sounds good. But not for anything with a
> > GUI - e.g. you wouldn't be able to run any kuniqueapplication
> > twice (once on each display), since the bus would tell it "you're
> > already running".
> Think about it: some of the kuniqueapplications must be relying on
> their uniqueness to access resources that mustn't be shared. Not all
> of them will have additional locks like kmail does.

Well, then those "unique" applications need to be fixed. $HOME on 
network shares is a reality and, judging from complaints on the KDE PIM 
mailing lists, people do start a KDE session on a second computer 
without first logging out of a KDE session running on another computer.

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