Power management in Xfce 4.10

Nick Schermer nickschermer at gmail.com
Sat Oct 29 18:01:09 CEST 2011

On Sat, Oct 29, 2011 at 4:52 PM, Andrzej <ndrwrdck at googlemail.com> wrote:
> On 10/29/2011 10:15 PM, Nick Schermer wrote:
>> The initial idea was to move everything to xfce4-power-manager and let
>> xfce4-session make calls over d-bus, however not such a good idea.
> Why not? This sounds like a nice and clean design. Splitting a set of rather
> closely related interfaces across two services seems less coherent in
> comparison (two services to talk to, with possible overlap of functionality
> and implementation). I'm just curious - I know absolutely nothing about the
> problem.

Like I said in the first mail: for logout, shutdown and reboot (ie.
closing X), there is session saving involved.


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