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Hardware - Support => Network => Topic started by: Jerry on September 17, 2019, 03:14:39 PM

Title: Better Bluetooth in Linux Lite 4.x 18.04 Bionic
Post by: Jerry on September 17, 2019, 03:14:39 PM
If like me, you are experiencing flaky connections, bad file transfers, the following solution made everything work perfect!

Only use this if bad things are happening, most people should be fine, if it ain't broke...

Source -

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sudo add-apt-repository ppa:bluetooth/bluez
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sudo apt-get dist-upgrade

Now, if you are also not seeing where files are coming into in Linux Lite, they were going into, /home/jerry/.cache/obexd rather than /home/jerry/Downloads.


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sudo leafpad /usr/share/dbus-1/services/org.bluez.obex.service

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Exec=/usr/lib/bluetooth/obexd -r /home/yourusernamehere/Downloads
in my case:

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Exec=/usr/lib/bluetooth/obexd -r /home/jerry/Downloads
Reboot, enjoy :)