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[Bug 1013044] Re: PC auto connects itself to mobile phone as an audio device
This is reported against an old version of Ubuntu and many things has
changed since then. Because of that we won't fix this issue however if
this behavior repeats on a modern version please fill a bug report
against it and we will take it from there.
** Changed in: bluez (Ubuntu)
Status: Triaged => Invalid
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PC auto connects itself to mobile phone as an audio device
Status in bluez package in Ubuntu:
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I have an android phone (2.3.6) and a DELL E6500 running kubuntu
The phone has been paired to the computer in order to use bluetooth
for internet access (as I prefer this to the wifi hotspot to do
Unfortunately, at this point, whenever the phone is close to the
computer, the two autoconnect for audio transfer and it gets hard to
use the phone, as the audio is routed to the computer (that
incidentally does not seem able to propagate it to its speakers and
Is there some way to prevent PC with bluez to announce itself as a
headset or audio device and autoconnect for this?
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 12.04
Package: bluez 4.98-2ubuntu7
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.2.0-25.40-generic 3.2.18
Uname: Linux 3.2.0-25-generic x86_64
Date: Thu Jun 14 10:30:42 2012
InstallationMedia: Kubuntu 9.10 "Karmic Koala" - Release amd64 (20091027)
InterestingModules: rfcomm bnep btusb bluetooth
MachineType: Dell Inc. Latitude E6500
no product info available
ProcKernelCmdLine: BOOT_IMAGE=/vmlinuz-3.2.0-25-generic root=/dev/mapper/group00-root ro quiet splash vt.handoff=7
UpgradeStatus: Upgraded to precise on 2012-05-01 (43 days ago)
dmi.bios.vendor: Dell Inc.
dmi.board.vendor: Dell Inc.
dmi.chassis.vendor: Dell Inc.
dmi.product.name: Latitude E6500
dmi.sys.vendor: Dell Inc.
hci0: Type: BR/EDR Bus: USB
BD Address: 00:26:5E:E6:63:86 ACL MTU: 1021:8 SCO MTU: 64:8
UP RUNNING PSCAN ISCAN
RX bytes:3102 acl:60 sco:0 events:109 errors:0
TX bytes:2423 acl:63 sco:0 commands:62 errors:0
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