Fedora 20 / Bluetooth / XFCE

bitlord bitlord0xff at gmail.com
Wed Dec 18 20:18:41 UTC 2013


On Wed, 2013-12-18 at 14:02 -0600, Steven Stern wrote:
> Where did bluetooth support go in F20?
> 
> Under F19, I had a bluetooth icon in the notification area and there was
> "blueman" to manage bluetooth devices.
> 
> Yum tells me blueman has been obsoleted and replaced by BlueZ in F20,
> but I can't find any menu item related to Bluetooth.
> 
> There is a program called "bluetooth-wizard".  It sees my Roku box and
> iPHone but not my Jambox.
> 
> This all worked in F19.
> 
> Package blueman-1.23-7.fc20.x86_64 is obsoleted by
> bluez-5.12-2.fc20.x86_64 which is already installed
> 
> $ rpm -qa |grep blue
> pulseaudio-module-bluetooth-4.0-9.gitf81e3.fc20.x86_64
> bluez-libs-5.12-2.fc20.x86_64
> bluez-5.12-2.fc20.x86_64
> gnome-bluetooth-libs-3.10.0-1.fc20.x86_64
> gnome-shell-extension-remove-bluetooth-icon-0.5.1-2.fc20.noarch
> gnome-bluetooth-3.10.0-1.fc20.x86_64
> bluez-cups-5.12-2.fc20.x86_64
> 
> 
> 
> -- 
> -- Steve

I think the problem is in new bluetooth stack, and some of the software
is not developed anymore so it doesn't support it.

https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Changes/Bluez5



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