[CentOS] Re: More current version of bluez
rgm at htt-consult.com
Mon Jul 14 19:37:34 UTC 2008
Scott Silva wrote:
> on 7-14-2008 12:04 PM Robert Moskowitz spake the following:
>> Centos continues to fall behind in with the state of bluetooth
>> Nothing new from 5.1 to 5.2.
>> Has anyone got a more recent version working and have compile and rpm
>> build instructions?
>> Here are the rpms that I have:
> If you want latest and greatest, an enterprise linux probably will not
> suit you. It would be like buying a Volvo because they are reliable,
> then constantly adding aftermarket parts to the engine.
There is probably a stable version from a year ago or so that would
provide a lot more functionality. The bluez-user list was discussing
3.14 last year.
Of course to make this even more fun, if you do a man pand, there is
text covering a /etc/bluetooth/pan/dev-up script. No /etc/bluetooth/pan
directory on any of my Centos builds.
So I have pand running, but then how do I bring the interface up? Well
I hope to do some things with pand tonight after the 802 sessions for
Oh, and as far as stable and backleveled.... I work on IEEE 802
standards. It takes us YEARS these days to get a standard out. And
all we do is 'put ink on paper'. Well time to focus in on the week's
announcements. Oh, such fun!
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