Bug 129214 - RFE: IP over Bluetooth support
RFE: IP over Bluetooth support
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: system-config-network (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Harald Hoyer
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Blocks: 87718
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Reported: 2004-08-05 01:57 EDT by Nils O. Selåsdal
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-11-13 06:35:14 EST
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Description Nils O. Selåsdal 2004-08-05 01:57:27 EDT
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Description of problem:
It would be great if system-config-network supported creating
network connections over Bluetooth.
http://bluez.sourceforge.net/contrib/HOWTO-PAN describes
methods one can connect PC's via bluetooth. There are other
ways that makes sense to support as well, e.g. running ppp over bluetooth,
I believe that's commonly used for accessing IP networks through 
buletooth capable cell phones.
Comment 1 Bastien Nocera 2004-09-02 14:03:38 EDT
Nils, those are 2 different features. Setting up an IP PAN with
bluetooth is radically different to adding GPRS or dial-up support for

I created another bug (bug #131614)for GSM dial-up/GPRS over bluetooth
Comment 2 Wade Mealing 2004-10-09 02:47:16 EDT
I dont know if this will help, but here is some documentation I found
on  using bluetooth as an IP transport.


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