Skype over bluetooth? (yes, I have googled!)

H.S. hs.samix at
Fri Oct 17 18:04:08 UTC 2008

Dotan Cohen wrote:

> No luck:
> hardy2 at hardy2-laptop:~$ arecord -l
> **** List of CAPTURE Hardware Devices ****
> card 0: Intel [HDA Intel], device 0: STAC92xx Analog [STAC92xx Analog]
>   Subdevices: 1/1
>   Subdevice #0: subdevice #0
> card 1: Headset [BT Headset], device 0: Bluetooth SCO PCM [BT SCO PCM]
>   Subdevices: 1/1
>   Subdevice #0: subdevice #0
> hardy2 at hardy2-laptop:~$ arecord -D plug:hw:1
> Recording WAVE 'stdin' : Unsigned 8 bit, Rate 8000 Hz, Mono
> ALSA lib pcm_params.c:2135:(snd_pcm_hw_refine_slave) Slave PCM not usable
> arecord: set_params:879: Broken configuration for this PCM: no
> configurations available
> hardy2 at hardy2-laptop:~$ arecord -D plug:1
> ALSA lib pcm.c:2145:(snd_pcm_open_noupdate) Unknown PCM 1
> arecord: main:546: audio open error: No such file or directory
> hardy2 at hardy2-laptop:~$

Not sure if you have tried: open up audacity and from its preferences
see if it lists your bluetooth device as a recording device.

Finally, have you tried these steps:


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