Utilities

bluetoother

bluetoother

Latest version: 0.7

Bluetoooth adapter connectivity GUI tool

Functionality:

Debian binary package (amd64 architecture only)

For Debian based Linux distros like Debian, Ubuntu, Linux Mint, etc.

Note: the sudo package must be installed and your user must have permission to execute commands as superuser.

Prerequisite packages

$ sudo apt-get install policykit-1 libgtkmm-3.0-1v5 libbluetooth3

Download, unzip and install

$ wget https://www.efanomars.com/bins/bluetoother-0.7-1-dist.tar.gz
$ sha256sum bluetoother-0.7-1-dist.tar.gz    # should return
$ # b82d69fc454b0ff2b2334f25dc9c7bfd91b912dd2d8378b140b18d16703cfe13
$ tar xvz -f bluetoother-0.7-1-dist.tar.gz
$ cd bluetoother-0.7
$ ./install-bin.sh   

Uninstall

From the same directory of install-bin.sh
$ ./uninstall-bin.sh   

Arch binary package (amd64 architecture only)

For Linux Arch based distros like Arch, Manjaro, etc.

This project is also available in the AUR (Arch User Repository) at https://aur.archlinux.org/packages/bluetoother/.

Note: the sudo package must be installed and your user must have permission to execute commands as superuser.

Prerequisite packages

$ sudo pacman -S polkit gtkmm3 bluez-libs bluez

Download and install

$ wget https://www.efanomars.com/bins/bluetoother-0.7-1-x86_64.pkg.tar.xz
$ sha256sum bluetoother-0.7-1-x86_64.pkg.tar.xz    # should return
$ # fde3503ab44132201eeadb846f27864d2e43ffa72e732e214b6e79183042c770
$ sudo pacman -U bluetoother-0.7-1-x86_64.pkg.tar.xz

Uninstall

$ sudo pacman -R bluetoother

Other linux distributions or architectures

Prerequisite packages

Download, build and install

$ git clone https://gitlab.com/efanomars/bluetoother.git
$ cd bluetoother
$ STMM_MAKE_OPTIONS="--jobs=4"   ./scripts/install_bluetoother.py -b=Release

Uninstall

$ ./scripts/uninstall_bluetoother.py

Source code

Gitlab: https://gitlab.com/efanomars/bluetoother

Tarball: https://www.efanomars.com/sources/bluetoother-0.7.tar.gz

(sha256sum: c15e83ad075523cdcf0c29c7ec3bbb5f125d46385d4f2ba2e1fdf1a8c589a42e)