[maemo-developers] [maemo-developers] Bluetooth Headset: first steps

From: Johannes Eickhold jeickhold at gmx.de
Date: Fri Feb 9 11:41:46 EET 2007
On Wed, 2007-02-07 at 23:47 +0100, Jochen Eisinger wrote:
> I've summarized some steps I took to get my bluetooth headset working
> with my 770 on this wiki page:

Thank you for sharing that info! It's nice to hear about any progress on
this topic.

> Thanks to the help of Johan and Ville who provided a new bluetooth
> firmware blob, it is possible to record audio using a bluetooth headset.

Where did get knowledge of its existence from?

> So far, I didn't manage to playback audio via the headset, but maybe
> somebody else succeeds.

What was the problem here?

> Also, there's currently no application (I know of) that uses ALSA
> devices on the 770, so besides the sheer joy of having something on the
> 770 you don't have on the 800, it doesn't add much value.

I remember minisip available for the 770. This SIP (with GUI *hint*)
application uses ALSA IIRC. Maybe you could try if it works with you
installation of the ALSA stuff? Any report about this would be very

Thanks and a nice weekend,

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