SYSTEMD-BUS-PROXYD(8)        systemd-bus-proxyd        SYSTEMD-BUS-PROXYD(8)

NAME         top

       systemd-bus-proxyd - Connect STDIO or a socket to a given bus address

SYNOPSIS         top

       /usr/lib/systemd/systemd-bus-proxyd [OPTIONS...] [PLACEHOLDER]

DESCRIPTION         top

       systemd-bus-proxyd will proxy D-Bus messages to and from a bus. The
       will be either the system bus or the bus specified with --address
       when that option is given. Messages will be proxied to/from standard
       input and output, or the socket received through socket activation.

       This program can be used to connect a program using classic D-Bus to


       The following options are understood:

           Connect to the bus specified by ADDRESS. Multiple colon-separated
           addresses can be specified, in which case systemd-bus-proxyd will
           attempt to connect to them in turn.

       -h, --help
           Print a short help text and exit.

           Print a short version string and exit.

       PLACEHOLDER, if given, must be a string of "x" and will be used to
       display information about the process that systemd-bus-proxyd is
       forwarding messages for.

SEE ALSO         top

       dbus-daemon(1), D-Bus[1]

NOTES         top

        1. D-Bus

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