[Pkg-bluetooth-maintainers] Bug#384379: Fwd: [Bluez-users] Fwd: bluez-utils: The inquiry scan (ISCAN) gets turned off

Jaime Alberto Silva jaimealbertosilva at gmail.com
Thu Aug 24 13:39:20 UTC 2006

Here is the answer I got to this problem from
bluez-users at lists.sourceforge.net :

---------- Forwarded message ----------
From: Marcel Holtmann <marcel at holtmann.org>
Date: Aug 24, 2006 4:01 AM
Subject: Re: [Bluez-users] Fwd: bluez-utils: The inquiry scan (ISCAN)
gets	turned off
To: BlueZ users <bluez-users at lists.sourceforge.net>

Hi Jaime,

> Whenever I try to discover the local system (Debian computer) from a remote
> system (mobile device, or other computer) it can't be found. After
> some research I found out that the ISCAN mode is disabled:

this should have been fixed in bluez-utils-3.3. You have to set the
discoverable timeout to 0 and the mode to "discoverable" over the new
D-Bus API and then it will stay visible forever. Otherwise it goes back
to being non-discoverable after the discoverable timeout.



Using Tomcat but need to do more? Need to support web services, security?
Get stuff done quickly with pre-integrated technology to make your job easier
Download IBM WebSphere Application Server v.1.0.1 based on Apache Geronimo
Bluez-users mailing list
Bluez-users at lists.sourceforge.net

Jaime Alberto Silva       L I N U X       .~.
                                   The Choice     /V\
                                    of a GNU      / ( ) \
                                   Generation    ^^-^^

More information about the Pkg-bluetooth-maintainers mailing list