[gnome-bluetooth] Phone Manager disconnects when receiving a message

Bastien Nocera hadess at hadess.net
Fri Jul 16 12:35:22 BST 2004

On Fri, 2004-07-16 at 11:25 +0100, Matthew Booth wrote:
> I've just downloaded and installed:
> libbtctl-0.4.1
> gnome-bluetooth-0.5.1
> gnome-phone-manager-0.4-0
> Gnome Bluetooth seems to be working fine. I can scan for devices, send
> and receive files without problems. Phone manager also appears to be
> working. It connects to my phone and I can send a text message. However,
> whenever the connected phone receives a text message, the bluetooth
> connection is dropped immediately. The output is:
> ** Message: New connection device is /dev/rfcomm0
> ** Message: Connecting...
> ** Message: Status 1
> ** Message: Making serial port connection
> ** Message: Status 2
> ** Message: Serial port connected
> ** Message: Connected to device on /dev/rfcomm0
> ** Message: Exiting connect thread
> [ERROR]: writing to TA (errno: 5/Input/output error)
> ** Message: Status 4
> ** Message: Connected error occurred.
> The [ERROR] line appears instantly the phone receives a message. I have
> tried this with both a Nokia 6600 and a Nokia 6310i, and the results are
> the same.
> Does anybody have any ideas? I don't know if it's related, but in
> setting up gnome phone manager I had to mess with /dev/rfcomm?, which
> didn't exist. I created them, set their group to bluetooth and gave
> group write on them. My user is in the bluetooth group. I'm not
> convinced this should be necessary, but it was the only way I could get
> a connection. Have I messed something else up?

Known bug.
See: http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.comp.gnome.apps.bluetooth/10

Bastien Nocera <hadess at hadess.net> 
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