Bluetooth support

Konstantin Svist fry.kun at
Sun Jun 24 22:22:01 UTC 2007

Timothy Murphy wrote:
> Konstantin Svist wrote:
>> I'm still using FC6, haven't had much chance to try F7.
>> Got a question for those who have [tried] it: how is the built-in
>> bluetooth support?
>> With FC5 and FC6 I had to install some packages just to start using
>> bluetooth, and never actually got bluetooth headsets working.
>> In contrast, windows xp allows me to use the bluetooth headphones with
>> pretty much zero configuration (past the initial driver/software install).
>> Has anything improved in F7?
> Surely you have to "install some packages" to get most things working.
> I think "yum install bluez*" will give you everything you want.

But what about headset support? I couldn't get it to work at all, last 
time I tried. Does it work as soon as you install the right packages, 
now? Or do you still need to compile/configure a lot of stuff?

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