since: 2.26


g_dbus_address_get_for_bus_sync (
  GBusType bus_type,
  GCancellable* cancellable,
  GError** error


Synchronously looks up the D-Bus address for the well-known message bus instance specified by bus_type. This may involve using various platform specific mechanisms.

The returned address will be in the D-Bus address format.

Available since: 2.26



Type: GBusType

A GBusType.


Type: GCancellable

A GCancellable or NULL.

The argument can be NULL.
The data is owned by the caller of the function.

Type: GError **

The return location for a recoverable error.

The argument can be NULL.
If the return location is not NULL, then you must initialize it to a NULL GError*.
The argument will left initialized to NULL by the function if there are no errors.
In case of error, the argument will be set to a newly allocated GError; the caller will take ownership of the data, and be responsible for freeing it.

Return value

Type: gchar*

A valid D-Bus address string for bus_type or NULL if error is set.

The caller of the function takes ownership of the data, and is responsible for freeing it.
The value is a NUL terminated UTF-8 string.