[gnome-bluetooth] Gnome-phone-mananger over Bluetooth

Bastien Nocera hadess at hadess.net
Tue Jul 3 14:42:37 BST 2007

On Thu, 2007-02-01 at 10:49 +0100, Thomas Coppens wrote:
> Hello all,
> I have connected my SE K750i trough bluetooth to my notebook (running
> Ubuntu 6.10 Edgy Eft). I've no problem syncing my mobile phone with
> evolution, so Bluetooth is fully functional. Connecting
> gnome-phone-manager with the mobile phone over the already working
> Bluetooth connection is another story.
> This is the Terminal output when searching for a Bluetooth device in
> gnome-bluetooth-manager. 
> user at notebook:~$ gnome-phone-manager
> ** Message: New connection device is empty
> ** Message: No device!
> ** Message: Exiting connect thread
> ** Message: inquiry complete
> Eventually the mobile phone is not found. Also a Bluetooth address can't
> be defined manually.

This is a bug in libbtctl, with newer bluez-libs/bluez-utils. You can
work around it by setting /apps/gnome-phone-manager/prefs/bluetooth_addr
in GConf.

Although reading messages might not work right. See


Bastien Nocera <hadess at hadess.net> 

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