FYI: F20 Feature: Migrate to Bluez5

Peter Robinson pbrobinson at
Mon May 6 09:49:50 UTC 2013

On Mon, May 6, 2013 at 10:38 AM, Roberto Ragusa <mail at> wrote:
> On 05/06/2013 11:13 AM, Peter Robinson wrote:
>> On Mon, May 6, 2013 at 8:35 AM, Bastien Nocera <bnocera at> wrote:
>>> For GNOME 3.10 (due September 2013), Gustavo Padovan and I are going to
>>> be porting gnome-bluetooth, NetworkManager and PulseAudio to BlueZ5.
>>> Packages for BlueZ5 will be available as soon as we figure out how to
>>> integrate a few downstream features that were in the Fedora packages.
>>> Bluez4 and Bluez5 are not parallel-installable, and incompatible, so
>>> other applications relying on Bluez4 will need to be ported by their
>>> respective maintainers.
>> Any analysis to what packages are affected, how many are yet to
>> support the new API and how hard it will be for them to be ported
>> over.
> Impact on KDE?

No all packages that depend on bluez. It's usual for large potential
breakages for the person pushing for the changes to give some overview


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