Bug 242591 - start hidd fails at boot
Summary: start hidd fails at boot
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 230017
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: bluez-utils   
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Version: 7
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: David Woodhouse
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Reported: 2007-06-04 22:53 UTC by Brian G. Anderson
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:12 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-07-21 10:54:28 UTC
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Description Brian G. Anderson 2007-06-04 22:53:10 UTC
Description of problem:
starting hidd always fails with a "Can't listen on HID control channel: Address
already in use"

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. service hidd restart
Actual results:
start fails with message

Expected results:

Additional info:
This is a Dell Lattitude D620.  Bluetooth works and I can send an receive files
from my phone using obex-ftp.  This is a fresh install of FC7.

Comment 1 Brian G. Anderson 2007-06-04 23:04:06 UTC
After some experimentation,  I found that if I stop bluetooth services and then
start hidd it succeeds.  I can restart the bluetooth services after this. 
However, if I switch the order, hidd won't start.

Comment 2 Brian G. Anderson 2007-06-04 23:13:27 UTC
Curiously, once I stop bluetooth, restart hidd, and restart bluetooth,  I can
start and stop hidd with no further problems.

Comment 3 Evert Verhellen 2007-06-28 21:42:03 UTC
I can confirm Brian's workaround. I adjusted the startup priority of the HIDD
service from 26 to 24 and updated the symbolic links with "chkconfig hidd
resetpriorities". After rebooting, doing "hidd --search" discovers my Bluetooth
mouse correctly.

Comment 4 David Woodhouse 2007-07-21 10:54:28 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 230017 ***

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