[FSO] DBus Remote - missing package socat - for writing remote sms-tool
bastian.muck at gmx.de
Tue Mar 3 21:20:12 CET 2009
I'm playing a little with DBus and JAVA. THe first communication just
works fine. I heart, that it is possible to let the local DBus, in my
case a PC, communicate with a remote DBus, in my case the Freerunner
(what else?). In  is described how to achieve the remote connection.
The author writes, that the remote system has to have installed socat,
but I can't find it in the repository (FSO MS5). Is it possible that
someone can compile it for me? That would be great.
Perhaps I should say, for which application I want to use this. Maybe
that there is a better way.
I want to write a sms-application for the desktop, which sends the
messages via the freerunner. Another way, which came in my mind was
writing a server (java.rmi) which makes the dbus-connection and a
client, which just connects to rmi. But in my mind the first solution
looks better because you don't need an extra server.
Any comments and hints are welcome.
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