I'm using it to extract Guayadeque titles for Conky. I have other ways of extracting titles, but QDBus has been working flawlessly for me, for at least a year. It just quit working, a couple of days ago.
Originally Posted by mc4man
I was interested in seeing if anyone else was having problems with QDBus, or more precisely, if anyone else was even using it... LoL!
Evidently, it's working for you, which is encouraging.
In order to provide some context, using your first example, let's crank up Icecast via VLC.
Here's what I'm seeing on my rig...
So far, so good. Now let's try pausing the playback...
VLC media player 2.0.5 Twoflower (revision 2.0.5-0-g1661b7d)
[0x9940908] main libvlc: Running vlc with the default interface. Use 'cvlc' to use vlc without interface.
[0xafd98698] access_http access: Raw-audio server found, m4a demuxer selected
[0xafd9bd80] packetizer_mpeg4audio demux packetizer: AAC channels: 1 samplerate: 22050
vindsl@Zuul:~$ qdbus org.mpris.MediaPlayer2.vlc /org/mpris/MediaPlayer2 org.mpris.MediaPlayer2.Player.PlayPause
qdbus: could not find a Qt installation of ''