dbus and system events - howto

Vladimir Grebenschikov vova at fbsd.ru
Fri Jun 26 21:38:01 UTC 2009

On Fri, 2009-06-26 at 15:22 -0400, Joe Marcus Clarke wrote:
> > But, looks like they are not shows popup.
> > And I've not found simple solution about volume yet.
> I haven't done much with power management in a long time as I don't have
> a laptop with good working PM.  However, the volume support is easy.
> Just go to your Keyboard Shortcuts capplet, and add a new hotkey for the
> volume up and volume down actions.  I actually used the Dell buttons on
> my laptop for this, and it works very well in GNOME.

This will work only in case when volume keys generate keyboard events.
In my case they generate devd events, as well as brightness keys.

That's why I am seeking a way to send appropriate events to dbus.

> Joe

Vladimir B. Grebenschikov
vova at fbsd.ru

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