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Using D-Bus Introspection

To control a D-Bus-enabled application, you need the interface definition to find out which methods are offered and which parameters they expect. Of course, you can get the relevant interface definition from the application’s source distribution. But there’s an easier … Continue reading

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Controlling Rhythmbox using D-Bus

On GNOME desktops, the D-Bus IPC standard has superseded the CORBA-based approach. Using D-Bus, the operating system can notify the desktop about hardware changes and applications can communicate with each other in a standardized, simple manner. Using signals it is … Continue reading

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