[kde-linux] KDE, Bluetooth, Samsung Galaxy Note

Jerome Yuzyk jerome at supernet.ab.ca
Sat Jul 28 20:24:10 UTC 2012

On Friday, July 27, 2012 09:51:35 AM Vinet Raphaël <superaphke at gmail.com> 
> Le jeudi 26 juillet 2012 21:30:15 Jerome Yuzyk a écrit :
> > Fedora 17, KDE 4.8.4, on a Lenovo ThinkPad T61
> > Samsung Galaxy Note with ICS 4.0.4
> > 
> > I _think_ I have my phone/laptop Bluetooth set up properly - both can
> > see each other, but trying to pair the phone with the laptop presents
> > a screen (on the phone) for a PIN number I haven't set anywhere, and
> > aren't given enough time to enter before the phone gives up on the
> > pairing.
> > 
> > I set the KDE interface to trust the phone and not ask for a PIN, but
> > that doesn't seem to matter.
> > 
> > I've Googled a bunch and can't see how to enter a pin on the laptop or
> > the phone and Bluetooth is new to me. I just want an easy way to send
> > files from my phone to the laptop.
> Hi,
> I have a Note so maybe a good solution is to install Airdroid (Play
> Store) on your Note
> -->
> https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.sand.airdroid&feature=
> search_result#?t=W251bGwsMSwxLDEsImNvbS5zYW5kLmFpcmRyb2lkIl0.
> When you start the application on the smartphone it shows to you the IP
> address to use in your browser on your laptop/desktop/... and a code and
> that's it

Thanks very much! That works really well as a pull solution and a great way 
to share with others that don't have BT.

I couldn't get it to work on Konqueror (still my favourite workhorse 
browser), probably because it uses Flash? Firefox worked just fine though.

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