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Short notes for better D-Bus APIs

July 28, 2010


Client/Server architecture Fairly any non-trivial system consists of more than one process and needs to use IPC. In the most cases there are data-providers and data-consumers. Many people use in that case a broker/server to connect these components. Such service provides following functions: Methods Register/Announce Unregister List Signals Appeared Vanished However if you look closer, […]


July 10, 2010


The TaskView GSoC Project Long time no post, but the project is quite active. Current Status What works? The support library is complete, it is quite lite and easy to use and takes care of mist things, like calculating the throughput and the remaining time (only for IO-based Tasks) There is a basic control UI, […]

Blog moved

July 9, 2010


Hey, I moved my blog to, as my old blog solution had various technical limitations. Cheers, Salomon Sickert