[gnome-bluetooth] libbtctl bug?

Cam Daniel me at camdaniel.com
Tue Nov 29 11:28:15 GMT 2005

-------- Original Message --------
Subject: Re: libbtctl bug?
Date: Mon, 28 Nov 2005 10:11:36 +0000
From: Edd Dumbill <edd at usefulinc.com>
To: Cam Daniel <me at camdaniel.com>
References: <438AD352.9020002 at camdaniel.com>

Hi--can you send this to the gnome-bluetooth mailing list please?
That's where all the developers hang out.

On Mon, 2005-11-28 at 19:52 +1000, Cam Daniel wrote:
> Hey,
> A while ago, I submitted a bug[1] that existed in CVS in the libbtctl 
> Python bindings. I was curious whether this is going to be fixed or if 
> it has been in 0.5.0 and I'm just retarded and can't make it work.
> Any data in a gpointer cannot be accessed in Python and as such, this is 
> preventing any OBEX transactions working by using the Python bindings. I 
> don't know any C so I can't really give any suggestions, only that there 
> are comments in the bug report that suggest possible workarounds.
> If you have any time to have a shot at this I'd certainly be interested 
> to hear how you go, I currently use PyBluez[2] to do a lot of playing 
> around with Bluetooth and the various devices we have around the house. 
> I've had a play with implementing an OBEX layer in pure python but it 
> seemed overly complicated, especially since there is an implementation 
> existing already in libbtctl, it's just a little broken at the moment ;-)
> Yours,
> Cameron Daniel
> [1] http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=311069
> [2] http://org.csail.mit.edu/pybluez/
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