Bug#324721: [Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#324721: xfce4-terminal doesn't work with dbus-1

Yves-Alexis Perez corsac at corsac.net
Thu Oct 27 18:42:21 UTC 2005

Andreas Pakulat wrote:
> On 27.10.05 11:02:48, Yves-Alexis Perez wrote:
>>Andreas Pakulat wrote:
>>* check if there is a $DBUS_SESSION_BUS_ADDRESS environnment variable
> It's not set.
>>* if not, run dbus-launch.
> Can't, cause dbus-1-utils is not installed.


ok, that's why. We lose so much time because in the first mail i saw:

ii  dbus-1-utils                  0.23.4-3   simple interprocess
messaging syst

Just install dbus-1-utils, logout and lock back in, it should work.

> No. But xfce4-terminal only Recommends dbus-1-utils and thus it wasn't
> installed when I installed xfce4-terminal... Hmm, maybe you could add a
> little note to README.Debian of xfce4-terminal that for dbus-support to
> work one needs to install dbus-1-utils?

Yes, you're right, next version of the package will have this note. If
everything work when you install dbus-1-utils, could I close the bug ?

Yves-Alexis Perez
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