dbus-launch in MacOSX build

Mike Alexander mta at umich.edu
Tue Apr 6 00:52:14 EDT 2010

--On April 5, 2010 7:47:05 PM -0700 John Ralls <jralls at ceridwen.us> 

> Be surprised. The stand-alone bundle needs to explicitly run
> dbus-launcher.
> You're probably using Fink or MacPorts for your Gnucash-on-X11, and
> they both take care of the dbus setup for you by providing a full
> Linux-like environment. That's probably equally true of MacPorts
> built with quartz.

I was thinking of the quartz variant of the MacPorts build, not your 
stand alone bundle.  However I'm still a little surprised, I thought 
that the dbus client would launch the dbus session server if necessary. 
However, dbus is complicated enough that nothing about it surprises me 
too much.


More information about the gnucash-devel mailing list