Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 131614
RFE: Add GPRS dial-up support
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:48 EST
This would be very similar to setting up a modem dial-up.
The problems would be:
- Very different phone number
- Selecting the bluetooth device to connect through.
This page contains a small tutorial on how to do it by hand:
The device used should be /dev/rfcommX
Section 5.2.3 explains how to do a normal GSM connection (just
requires the bluetooth device selection)
Section 5.3 explains how to create a GPRS connection (would require
Gnome-bluetooth (included in the distribution) includes a device
chooser widget, and the ability to look up which channel needs to be
bound to the serial port for Dial-up Networking. Furthermore,
gnome-bluetooth includes Python bindings.