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Bug 728003 - Make DBus-activatable
Make DBus-activatable
Product: gedit
Classification: Applications
Component: general
Other All
: Normal normal
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Assigned To: Gedit maintainers
Gedit maintainers
Depends on:
Reported: 2014-04-10 23:37 UTC by Matthias Clasen
Modified: 2014-11-25 13:46 UTC
See Also:
GNOME target: ---
GNOME version: ---

Make DBus-activatable (2.25 KB, patch)
2014-04-10 23:37 UTC, Matthias Clasen
accepted-commit_now Details | Review

Description Matthias Clasen 2014-04-10 23:37:46 UTC
This conmmit installs a service file, renames the desktop file
to follow the bus name, and adds the DBusActivatable key to the
desktop file, following
Comment 1 Matthias Clasen 2014-04-10 23:37:49 UTC
Created attachment 274052 [details] [review]
Make DBus-activatable
Comment 2 Paolo Borelli 2014-04-12 08:45:26 UTC
Review of attachment 274052 [details] [review]:

We'll fork after 3.12.1
Comment 3 Paolo Borelli 2014-04-12 08:47:54 UTC
Review of attachment 274052 [details] [review]:

you mentioned a service file, but I do not see it in the patch... just cut&paste in the bugreport text?
Comment 4 Matthias Clasen 2014-04-13 17:49:43 UTC
Looks to me like the service file is already there, since

commit f2adb1fea6fc098b9b056ea0ad18ffca73bc50d9
Author: Jesse van den Kieboom <>
Date:   Mon Jan 13 21:52:40 2014 +0100

    Install desktop, appdata and service files
Comment 5 Paolo Borelli 2014-04-15 20:13:57 UTC
We branched, feel free to push
Comment 6 André Klapper 2014-05-18 09:59:39 UTC
Comment on attachment 274052 [details] [review]
Make DBus-activatable

Resetting patch status as per comment 5.

mclasen: ping
Comment 7 Paolo Borelli 2014-07-20 15:14:30 UTC
This problem has been fixed in our software repository. The fix will go into the next software release. Thank you for your bug report.
Comment 8 Sebastien Bacher 2014-11-25 13:46:37 UTC
note that the rename of the .desktop is making user configurations invalid on upgrade (launcher favorites, mimetype associations, ...), is there any recommended way for distributors to deal with those issues? would it be an option to keep shipping a "gedit.desktop" for compatibility reasons?