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D-Bus supports broadcast messages, asynchronous messages (thus decreasing latency), authentication, and more. It is designed to be low-overhead; messages are sent using a binary protocol, not using XML. D-Bus also supports a method call mapping for its messages, but it is not required; this makes using the system quite simple.
It comes with several bindings, including GLib, Python, Qt and Java.
This package contains the D-Bus daemon and related utilities.
The client-side library can be found in the libdbus-1-3 package, as it is no longer contained in this package.
Sections in this file describe: - introduction and overview - low-level vs. high-level API - version numbers - options to the configure script - ABI stability policy Introduction === D-Bus is a simple system for interprocess communication and coordination. The "and coordination" part is important; D-Bus provides a bus daemon that does things like: - notify applications when other apps exi more»
D-Bus 1.2.1 (04 April) == - Due to issues putting the re-licensing effort on hold indefinitely, it has been decided to move to 1.2.x versioning scheme. Being that 1.1.20 is considered to also be 1.2.0 and this being the second release in the 1.2.x stable series we have versioned this release 1.2.1. This release contains a number of bug fixes identified after 1.1.20. - compiles under s more»
dbus-cleanup-sockets(1) dbus-cleanup-sockets(1) NAME dbus-cleanup-sockets - clean up leftover sockets in a direc‐ tory SYNOPSIS dbus-cleanup-sockets [DIRECTORY] DESCRIPTION The dbus-cleanup-sockets command cleans up unused D-Bus con‐ nection sockets. See http://www.freedesktop.org/soft‐ ware/dbus/ for more informa more»
dbus-daemon(1) dbus-daemon(1) NAME dbus-daemon - Me more»
dbus-monitor(1) dbus-monitor(1) NAME dbus-monitor - d more»
dbus-send(1) dbus-send(1) NAME dbus-send - Send more»
dbus-uuidgen(1) dbus-uuidgen(1) NAME dbus-uuidgen - U more»
dbus (1.2.1-5+lenny2) stable-security; urgency=high * Non-maintainer upload by the Security Team. more»