Utilities

bluetoother

bluetoother

Latest version: 0.8

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 bluez libgtkmm-3.0-1v5 libbluetooth3

Download, unzip and install

$ wget https://www.efanomars.com/bins/bluetoother-0.8-1-dist.tar.gz
$ sha256sum bluetoother-0.8-1-dist.tar.gz    # should return
$ # 0dccff67c93c1b8caac5f1db7d6e77d0018e3304c2d7703d22dc3a14d815128b
$ tar xvz -f bluetoother-0.8-1-dist.tar.gz
$ cd bluetoother-0.8
$ ./install-bin.sh   

Uninstall

From the same directory of install-bin.sh
$ # sudo apt-get remove bluetoother
$ ./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-0.8-1-x86_64.pkg.tar.xz
$ sha256sum bluetoother-0.8-1-x86_64.pkg.tar.xz    # should return
$ # 7ee874baed82da7bf90de29e62d160b6bd2273367b04a56c104296163d4a55d1
$ sudo pacman -U bluetoother-0.8-1-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-0.8.tar.gz

(sha256sum: b21570508c129dfe07dd49e407b98f0a804011d251add2109e802a527a410c7f)