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blog:using_multiple_usb_bluetooth_dongles_on_one_linux_host [2017/09/20 11:59] (current)
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 +====== Using multiple USB Bluetooth dongles on one linux host ======
 +
 +When you buy cheap USB Bluetooth dongles, that they have the same device address (MAC). The tool ''​bdaddr''​ can be used to change these addresses.
 +
 +<​code>​
 +bdaddr - Utility for changing the Bluetooth device address
 +
 +Usage:
 + bdaddr [-i <​dev>​] [-r] [-t] [new bdaddr]
 +</​code>​
 +
 +To change the dongles address, connect only the one you want to modify and run:
 +
 +<​code>​
 +$ bdaddr F4:​4E:​FD:​B8:​A4:​14
 +</​code>​
 +
 +Unplug and replug the dongle, ''​bluetoothd''​ should now be able to configure
 +both USB Bluetooth dongles.
 +
 +~~LINKBACK~~
 +~~DISCUSSION~~
  
Last modified: le 2017/09/20 11:59