Ivan Vučica avatar Ivan Vučica committed 17f63f2 Draft

Example of sending dbus notification via Python

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send-dbus-notification.py

+#!/usr/bin/env python
+
+# source:
+# http://askubuntu.com/a/38796
+
+import dbus, dbus.proxies
+
+#-- connect to the session bus, as opposed to the system bus
+session = dbus.SessionBus()
+
+#-- create proxy object of D-Bus object
+obj_proxy = dbus.proxies.ProxyObject(conn=session,
+         bus_name="org.freedesktop.Notifications",     #-- name of the service we are retrieving object from
+         object_path="/org/freedesktop/Notifications") #-- the object path
+
+#-- create proxy object of the D-Bus object wrapped into specific interface
+intf_proxy = dbus.proxies.Interface(obj_proxy, "org.freedesktop.Notifications")
+
+#-- lastly, create proxy object of the D-Bus method
+method_proxy = intf_proxy.get_dbus_method("Notify")
+
+#-- ... and call the method
+method_proxy("test from python",
+             dbus.UInt32(0),
+             "bluetooth",     #-- icon name
+             "Notification summary",
+             "Here goes notification body",
+             [], {},
+             2) #-- timeout
+
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