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Month: April 2018

Re: Re: Re: Re: IBus input with TDE applications

From: deloptes <deloptes@...>
Date: Mon, 30 Apr 2018 15:18:05 +0200
Gene Heskett wrote:

> I will stand in defense of dbus. It and its predecessors have helped to
> automate my email handling to a minimum amount of work for me. With its
> help, an incoming msg, being written to /var/mail/$usr by procmail, is
> available for me to take action in kmail appriximately .25 seconds after
> procmail has closed the file. Losing dbus would multiply the needed
> mouse clicks by 2 or more, and add me as a variable delay to its
> visibility in kmail.

My comment was a bit of a raising flag for brain food.
I don't think anyone would manage to get rid of dbus unless there is a
better alternative - and so far we have not seen one. But this is my
personal opinion. This mostly affects the desktop side, but as shown in
bluetooth there are a lot of application utilizing dbus already.