Bluetooth Dongal

Marius Gedminas marius at
Thu Nov 27 16:21:06 UTC 2008

On Wed, Nov 26, 2008 at 03:34:58PM -0700, Karl Larsen wrote:
>     I have a $4.99 Bluetooth thing that plugs into a USB port. I tried 
> it on Hardy and it worked but something went wrong and the whole 
> computer froze. Had to power off.
>     Then tried it on my Intrepid laptop and it works much better to my 
> cellphone. I even sent my cellphone a text file which it choked up over :-)
> No lockup problems and it seems to be very good.

I've seen problems with Bluetooth dongles if you unplug them (or suspend
the laptop) while they're in use (e.g. an active dialup session via a
Bluetooth phone).

Marius Gedminas
There are a lotta computer languages out there doing drugs.
		-- Larry Wall
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