Dbus will not restart after a crash
dports at ambulatoryclam.net
Wed Apr 21 17:33:33 PDT 2010
On Wed, Apr 21, 2010 at 05:29:53PM -0700, Michael Gersten wrote:
> Apr 21 16:49:32 Kleiman-ibook org.freedesktop.dbus-system: Failed
> to start message bus: The pid file "/opt/local/var/run/dbus/pid"
> exists, if the message bus is not running, remove this file
> The test being performed doesn't make sense when launchd is running
> dbus; that launchd wants to start it up means that it isn't running.
This has been a problem for a while. You are correct that the dbus pid
file is unnecessary in a launchd world.
I posted a patchfile in #15081 that should fix it by removing the
pidfile. Perhaps someone with commit access can add it to the port?
Dan R. K. Ports MIT CSAIL http://drkp.net/
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