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Old 07-09-2010, 08:24 AM   #1
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DBUS / compiz in slack 13.1

i installed compiz fusion on my slack 13.1
i installed in the good order all the packages
nevetheless when i try to use DBUS in command line i don't have any response from compiz
here is one example
dbus-send --type=method_call --dest=org.freedesktop.compiz /org/freedesktop/compiz/switcher/allscreens/next org.freedesktop.compiz.activate string:'root' int32:`xwininfo -root | grep id: | awk '{ print $4 }'`
but no reaction ...
what can i check to have a functionnal DBUS ?
thks !
Old 07-09-2010, 10:20 AM   #2
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DO you have the dbus plugin enabled in ccsm?

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Dbus is certainly functional if you have GNOME, KDE or Xfce running. They all require dbus.
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Originally Posted by adamk75 View Post
DO you have the dbus plugin enabled in ccsm?

yes i have dbus plugin enabled in ccsm


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