Bug 371061 - Fedora 8 no more see my internal bluetooth adapter
Summary: Fedora 8 no more see my internal bluetooth adapter
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 384111
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: bluez-utils   
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Version: 8
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: David Woodhouse
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Keywords: Reopened
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Reported: 2007-11-08 11:23 UTC by Alexey Kuznetsov
Modified: 2011-10-10 14:32 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2008-05-21 00:00:08 UTC
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Description Alexey Kuznetsov 2007-11-08 11:23:39 UTC
Description of problem:

Fedora 7 work fine

How reproducible:

Comment 1 Alexey Kuznetsov 2007-11-08 11:24:07 UTC
Hardware: Macbook Pro.

Comment 2 David Woodhouse 2007-11-08 12:27:44 UTC
Edit /etc/sysconfig/bluetooth and make sure it says 'HID2HCI_ENABLE=true'.
That'll fix it on subsequent reboots. For now, just run '/sbin/hid2hci' as root.

There were issues with automatically taking devices out of HID mode (where they
magically connect to keyboards and mice). So we turned that off by default. Lack
of bluetooth is considered to be a less problematic failure mode than lack of
keyboard and mouse.

Please reopen if this isn't the problem.

Comment 3 Chris Snook 2007-11-25 07:52:08 UTC
Not fixing it for me on my Thinkpad T60.  Worked fine in F7.

Comment 4 Joey Boggs 2007-12-12 00:56:27 UTC
chris, here's a workaround for the t60

echo "enable" > /proc/acpi/ibm/bluetooth

The adapter doesn't get turned on for some reason, and the thinkpad key for BT
is ignored

Comment 5 Bastien Nocera 2008-05-21 00:00:08 UTC
(In reply to comment #3)
> Not fixing it for me on my Thinkpad T60.  Worked fine in F7.

That's a kernel problem. https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=384111

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 384111 ***

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