[gnome-bluetooth] send file option grayed out on cellphone because bt is busy

Edd Dumbill edd at usefulinc.com
Fri Jul 9 14:17:23 BST 2004

On Fri, 2004-07-09 at 14:59 +0200, geert at vandensteen.com wrote:
> Hi,
> I seem to be having a small problem on my SonyEricsson T610.
> When I run the phone manager, everything shows up fine, and everything works.
> The bluetooth indicator on the display of my T610 always shows busy, and when I
> select an image to transfer over bluetooth, the option is grayed out
> (presumeably because BT is busy and cannot be used).
> When I shut down the phone manager, the symbol on the display of the T610 clears
> up, and the send by bleutooth becomes available again.

This is not a problem, this is a feature of your phone.  The T610 can
only have one RFCOMM channel active at a time.

A future possibility for gnome-bluetooth would be the ability for an
application to be able to steal the connection from phone manager and
then give it back again later.

-- Edd

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