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Full description The Bluetooth wireless technology is a worThe Bluetooth wireless technology is a worldwide specification for a small-form factor, low-cost radio solution that provides links between mobile computers, mobile phones, other portable handheld devices, and connectivity to the Internet. The specification is developed, published and promoted by the Bluetooth Special Interest Group. BlueZ provides support for the core Bluetooth layers and protocols. It is flexible, efficient and uses a modular implementation. It has many interesting features: * Complete modular implementation * Symmetric multi processing safe * Multithreaded data processing * Support for multiple Bluetooth devices * Real hardware abstraction * Standard socket interface to all layers * Device and service level security support Currently BlueZ consists of many separate modules: * Bluetooth kernel subsystem core * L2CAP and SCO audio kernel layers * RFCOMM, BNEP, CMTP and HIDP kernel implementations * HCI UART, USB, PCMCIA and virtual device drivers * General Bluetooth and SDP libraries and daemons * Configuration and testing utilities * Protocol decoding and analysis toolsies * Protocol decoding and analysis tools
Homepage URL  +
Interface command-line  +
Internet-application tool  +
Is GNU false  +
Keywords blue tooth  + , a2dp  +
Last review by Francesco Montanari +
Last review date 9 September 2016  +
License GPLv2 +
License verified by Ted Teah  +
License verified date 17 November 2005  +
Name BlueZ  +
Real name Marcel Holtmann  + , Max Krasnyansky  +
Related projects GNOME BluePhone +
Resource URL  + ,  + ,  +
Resource audience Help  + , Developer  + , Support  +
Resource kind Mailing List Info/Archive  +
Revisionid 43,101  +
Revisiontimestamp 14 February 2017 17:11:31  +
Revisionuser User:Genium +
Role Maintainer  +
Runs-on GNU/Linux  +
Short description Bluetooth for GNU/Linux  +
Submitted by Database conversion +
Submitted date 1 April 2011  +
Use internet-application  +
User level none  +
VCS checkout command git://;;  +
Version date 17 July 2016  +
Version download  +
Version identifier 5.41  +
Version status stable  +
Has queryThis property is a special property in this wiki. BlueZ + , BlueZ + , BlueZ + , BlueZ + , BlueZ + , BlueZ + , BlueZ + , BlueZ + , BlueZ + , BlueZ +
Categories Entry  +
Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 3 April 2017 15:47:15  +
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Has subobjectThis property is a special property in this wiki. BlueZ + , BlueZ + , BlueZ + , BlueZ + , BlueZ + , BlueZ + , BlueZ +
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