Subject: Re: Getting ready to branch for 4.0
To: Chris Wareham <>
From: Garrett D'Amore <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/15/2006 12:42:25
Chris Wareham wrote:
> Martin Husemann wrote:
>> On Sat, Apr 15, 2006 at 05:04:02PM +0400, Denis Lagno wrote:
>>> may ask: are there any plans for bluetooth support?
>> Yes, but not sure if it will make it in before the branch.
>> Martin
> That's exciting! I own a Bluetooth mouse, which is one of the things
> that stops me from switching to NetBSD on my Apple Powerbook. Is this
> type of device likely to be supported straight away, or is Bluetooth
> similar to USB, with various device specific layers on top of the basic
> interface?
> Chris

Yes, and yes.  :-)  I.e. HID support will be the first bit of support
getting committed, along with basic RFCOMM networking.

Garrett D'Amore, Principal Software Engineer
Tadpole Computer / Computing Technologies Division,
General Dynamics C4 Systems
Phone: 951 325-2134  Fax: 951 325-2191