NAME¶bt-adapter - a bluetooth adapter manager
Help Options: -h, --help
Application Options: -l, --list -a, --adapter=<name|mac> -i, --info -d, --discover --set <property> <value>
DESCRIPTION¶This utility is used to manage Bluetooth adapters. You can list all available adapters, show information about adapter, change adapter properties or discover remote devices.
OPTIONS¶-h, --help Show help
-l, --list List all available adapters
-a, --adapter <name|mac> Specify adapter to use by his Name or MAC address (if this option does not defined - default adapter used)
-i, --info Show information about adapter (returns all properties)
-d, --discover Discover remote devices (with remote device name resolving)
--set <property> <value> Change adapter properties (see ADAPTER PROPERTIES section for list of available properties)
ADAPTER PROPERTIES¶string Address [ro] The Bluetooth adapter address (MAC).
string Alias [rw] The Bluetooth adapter friendly name.
uint32 Class [ro] The Bluetooth class of device.
boolean Powered [rw] Switch an adapter on or off. This will also set the appropiate connectable state.
boolean Discoverable [rw] Switch an adapter to discoverable or non-discoverable to either make it visible or hide it.
If the DiscoverableTimeout is set to a non-zero value then the system will set this value back to false after the timer expired. In case the adapter is switched off, setting this value will fail.
boolean Pairable [rw] Switch an adapter to pairable or non-pairable.
Note that this property only affects incoming pairing requests.
uint32 PaireableTimeout [rw] The pairable timeout in seconds. A value of zero means that the timeout is disabled and it will stay in pareable mode forever.
uint32 DiscoverableTimeout [rw] The discoverable timeout in seconds. A value of zero means that the timeout is disabled and it will stay in discoverable/limited mode forever.
The default value for the discoverable timeout should be 180 seconds (3 minutes).
boolean Discovering [ro] Indicates that a device discovery procedure is active.
list UUIDs [ro] List of 128-bit UUIDs that represents the available local services.
AUTHOR¶Alexander Orlenko <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
SEE ALSO¶bt-agent(1) bt-device(1) bt-network(1)