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Old 04-03-2007, 11:43 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Blackberry as a Bluetooth Proximity card

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I have been playing around with the bluetooth on openSUSE and found this nice script that works very well.

It will make your phone a proximity card, and when you walk a certain distance away from your machine. It will enable the screen saver.
I use this at the local coffee shop all the time.

One tip is to pair the devices from the laptop not the phone.
hcitool cc BT:MAC:ADDR
hciattach --connect BT:MAC:ADDRR

Attached is my script, edit the MAC addr for your BT and adjust the time or proximity settings for your use.
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