ronald-freebsd8 at klop.yi.org
Wed Apr 20 13:18:35 PDT 2005
On Wed, 20 Apr 2005 22:13:10 +0200, Ronald Klop
<ronald-freebsd8 at klop.yi.org> wrote:
> On Wed, 20 Apr 2005 12:51:54 -0700, Maksim Yevmenkin
> <maksim.yevmenkin at savvis.net> wrote:
> [ removed a lot of text ]
>> looks like the phone has both keyboard and the mouse part. do you know
>> if phone sends mouse events (if you move joystick i guess)? how about
>> running 'hcidump' while pressing buttons on the phone?
>>> # bthidcontrol -a phone query > /etc/bluetooth/bthidd.conf
>>> # bthidd -d
>>> <select 'control external device' on my phone>
>>> bthidd: Accepted control connection from 00:0f:de:78:93:d8
>>> bthidd: Accepted interrupt connection from 00:0f:de:78:93:d8
>> that looks fine. it means there is a hid session between phone and the
>> computer. please use hcidump to see if there is any hid events going
>> from the phone.
>>> And now I'm stuck. I don't see a new device in /dev or a msg in
>> there wont be any device. the mouse part *might* work. btw try to run
>> bthidd on console (not on xterm).
> I understand more now. I need to run moused to make it work. With moused
> I can use my phone to control the mouse-pointer and mouse-buttons on the
> console. I think I need to set up X11 to use moused for this to work on
> X also. Does this work?
BTW, this is very cool stuff. With some more tweaking I can remote control
my laptop with my phone during presentations.
Ronald Klop, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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