Broadcast shutdown message on the dbus?

Petter Reinholdtsen pere at
Fri May 1 08:26:12 UTC 2009

[Henrique de Moraes Holschuh]
> A shutdown *REQUEST* is outstanding you mean.  Shutdown in progress
> means we are switching runlevels...


> Go for it.  Getting KDE and GNOME to actually remember that the X
> console exists and is important is just not going to happen.

I am told that Mandriva Linux 2009 Spring using KDE 4.2.2 show a KDE
notification box when shutdown is requested.  I've been unable to find
out how it work so far (do not have Mandriva myself).  Anyone know if
it is a KDE 4 thing or a Mandriva extention?

Happy hacking,
Petter Reinholdtsen

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