[maemo-users] N800 peering

From: James Knott james.knott at rogers.com
Date: Sun Dec 16 16:10:54 EET 2007
Marius Gedminas wrote:
> On Sat, Dec 15, 2007 at 02:56:41PM -0500, James Knott wrote:
>> This morning I tried to connect my N800 to a friend's.  While we could
>> connect, we couldn't view the other's using the file manager.  While the
>> other N800 was visible in file manager, under blue tooth, we could not
>> see any files.  Instead, there was an error message about the device is
>> not available.  Any idea why or what's required?  Is there anything else
>> we can do between to N800's via blue tooth?
> IIRC the N800 supports file transfers via bluetooth (the OBEX PUSH
> protocol), but not file browsing (the OBEX FTP protocol).  You can send
> files from one N800 to another by selecting a file and, um, sending it
> (there's a menu option somewhere), from the File Manager.
> (When I say the N800 doesn't support OBEX FTP, I mean from the server
> side -- it can use OBEX FTP to browse files on other devices such as
> mobile phones.)

OK, I'll have to give that a try next week.  Any other things 2 N800's
can do when close, either via Bluetooth or WiFi?

tnx jk

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