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Using the D-Bus Interface to Firewalld

This post describes the D-Bus interface to FirewallD and provides a number of working examples which use dbus-send to retrieve information from FirewallD and change the firewall configuration.

Revisiting Systemd D-Bus Interfaces

This blog looks in detail at systemd’s hostnamectl and timedatectl utilities and their associated daemons.

PackageKit D-Bus Abstraction Layer

In this post, I demonstrate how to use the PackageKit D-Bus abstraction layer to perform high level package management operations including adding and removing packages.

Exploring Systemd D-Bus Interface

This post takes a detailed look at the systemd D-Bus interface particularly as it relates to systemd snapshots.

Restarting GNOME Shell Extension From Command Line

You can restart a GNOME Shell extension from the command line using D-Bus. For example: $ gdbus call –session –dest org.gnome.Shell –object-path /org/gnome/Shell –method org.gnome.Shell.Extensions.ReloadExtension Any utility that enables you to generate a D-Bus message can be used – not just gdbus.