[PATCH powerd] audio inhibit support

Walter Bender walter.bender at gmail.com
Tue May 22 14:35:56 EDT 2012

On Tue, May 22, 2012 at 1:59 PM, Sascha Silbe <silbe at activitycentral.com> wrote:
> Walter Bender <walter.bender at gmail.com> writes:
>> What I found was that notify::action was enough to catch most of what
>> I needed. At first I didn't think it was working properly because I
>> wasn't seeing the signal when switching from Measure to the Desktop.
>> But as soon as I switched to a different activity, I see the
>> notification. So unless the Desktop (or Journal or Neighborhood) need
>> to access gstreamer, I think we are OK.
> What about non-sugarised audio players? Jukebox seems to be broken, so
> someone using a Gnome application (e.g. Rhythmbox) instead would seem
> rather likely.

I presume that in order to run the GNOME app, you need to either exit
Sugar or launch Terminal. In either case, notify::active should be
enough. Or am I not understanding something?


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Walter Bender
Sugar Labs

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