DBUS Support for the Fedora New Init System
As mentioned in Changes to RC , a DBUS service can read the system state from /var/run/services/. It can also use the initscripts of the services to gain more information about the status.
Fedora New Init System [[Navigation(siblings)]
The most important change wrt. to DBus and init is that DBus needs to gain support for activation on the system bus. Then we can move a lot of hardware-specific daemons that are blindly started right now to an on-demand activation. System bus activation is being reviewed on the DBus mailing list here