Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 502132
Cannot receive files via bluetooth
Last modified: 2009-07-14 11:04:44 EDT
Description of problem:
When attempting to transfer files from my phone (Palm Centro) to my laptop (Thinkpad T60), the phone appears briefly in the Bonded Devices list in the bluetooth applet preferences window, but then disappears and the transfer fails. Have the same problem with my Treo, though trying to reproduce it now, the phone doesn't even briefly appear under Bonded Devices.
Bluetooth service is running
Bluetooth applet properties are set to make device discoverable and the phone is able to see the laptop.
All services listed in the bluetooth applet properties are running, including two for which the Name field is blank, Audio, Network, Serial and Input.
Sending files from the laptop to the phone works fine.
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I don't understand what the problem is.
Are you actually running a file sharing application for Bluetooth? gnome-user-share is one of them (see the "Personal File Sharing" preferences).
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