[gnome-bluetooth] Bluetooth port in debian

Bastien Nocera hadess at hadess.net
Thu Jul 14 17:14:21 BST 2005

On Thu, 2005-07-14 at 16:08 +0800, fyp at dreamx.org wrote:
> Hi,
> I understand that in Windows, when bluetooth device is plug-in, a COM
> port is assign to the device. so does it applies to debian as well?
> If it does, which port is assigned to the bluetooth device in debian? 

It is if you use "rfcomm" to bind a bluetooth port from the bluetooth
device to a serial port on your local machine.

See the numerous how-tos on this at:


Bastien Nocera <hadess at hadess.net> 
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