Subject: Re: Bluetooth
To: Iain Hibbert <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: ober <email@example.com>
Date: 05/24/2006 02:02:18
Nice to see this done cleanly, and without netgraph. :P
Richard Chesler: [Reading a piece of paper] The first rule of Fight Club is you don't talk about Fight Club?
Narrator: [Voice-over] I'm half asleep again; I must've left the original in the copy machine.
Richard Chesler: The second rule of Fight Club - is this yours?
Richard Chesler: Pretend you're me, make a managerial decision: you find this, what would you do?
On Tue, 23 May 2006, Iain Hibbert wrote:
> Date: Tue, 23 May 2006 22:46:35 +0100 (BST)
> From: Iain Hibbert <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> To: tech-kern@NetBSD.org, tech-net@NetBSD.org
> Subject: Bluetooth
> As some of you may know, I have been working on some Bluetooth support
> for NetBSD for a while. Initially this was on my own, and latterly under
> generous sponsorship of Itronix, Inc. I am pleased to announce that my
> work is now available for review at:
> Currently, support exists for L2CAP (sequential packet), RFCOMM (serial
> data) and SCO (isochronous audio data) sockets to remote devices.
> Utilising these are userland daemons to handle Service Discovery and
> Key/PIN Management, kernel support for Human Interface Devices via wscons
> and Headsets via the audio subsystem, plus userland utilities for
> configuration and a wrapper for pppd to operate over RFCOMM links. There
> are plenty of manpages.
> I welcome any and all comments. Apologies in advance if I'm not quick
> to reply but I'm kind of away sailing at the moment and have limited email
> access. The tarfile contains the following files
> HOWTO - this is the important readme file
> NOTES - just some notes on porting software
> CHANGES - change log
> TODO - my todo list
> netbt.32.patch - patches against -current
> netbt.32.shar - new files under /usr/src
> netbt.32.tools - utils I used for testing (some GPL)