[maemo-users] [maemo-users] Bluetooth stops working

From: Ville Tervo ville.tervo at nokia.com
Date: Fri Feb 10 13:41:03 EET 2006

On Wed, Feb 08, 2006 at 04:32:04AM +0100, ext Peter Westerström wrote:
> I've been using gpsdrive with a bluetooth gps a couple of weeks now. I
> am experiencing the bluetooth connection to stop working after all
> between a few minutes to half an hour.
> After that happens no bluetooth commands works, rfcomm, hcitool scan
> reports nothing.

What gps module you are using? And link to gpsdrive package would be

> The same happens when I'm using my bluetooth keyboard. After a while I
> can no longer connect it.

What is the keyboard you are using?

> I'm using 3.2005.51-13.
> Have anyone else experienced similar problems?
> Maybe I should gain root access and try to restart bluetooth (hcitool
> hci0 down/up)?

That resets bluetooth chip so it should help. Also putting setting
offline mode and back to online mode makes the same trick.


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