bluetoothd Man page

BLUETOOTHD(8) System management commands BLUETOOTHD(8)

NAME

bluetoothd – Bluetooth daemon

SYNOPSIS

bluetoothd [–version] | [–help]

bluetoothd [–nodetach] [–compat] [–experimental] [–debug=] [–plugin=] [–noplugin=]

DESCRIPTION

This manual page documents briefly the bluetoothd daemon, which manages
all the Bluetooth devices. bluetoothd can also provide a number of
services via the D-Bus message bus system.

OPTIONS

-v, –version
Print bluetoothd version and exit.

-h, –help
Print bluetoothd options and exit.

-n, –nodetach
Enable logging in foreground. Directs log output to the control‐
ling terminal in addition to syslog.

-d, –debug=::…
Sets how much information bluetoothd sends to the log destina‐
tion (usually syslog’s “daemon” facility). If the file options
are omitted, then debugging information from all the source
files are printed. If file options are present, then only debug
prints from that source file are printed. The option can be a
pattern containing “*” and “?” characters.

Example: –debug=src/adapter.c:src/agent.c

-p, –plugin=,,..
Load these plugins only. The option can be a pattern containing
“*” and “?” characters.

-P, –noplugin=,,..
Never load these plugins. The option can be a pattern containing
“*” and “?” characters.

-C, –compat
Provide deprecated command line interfaces.

-E, –experimental
Enable experimental interfaces. Those interfaces are not guaran‐
teed to be compatible or present in future releases.

FILES
/etc/bluetooth/main.conf
Location of the global configuration file.

AUTHOR

This manual page was written by Marcel Holtmann, Philipp Matthias Hahn
and Fredrik Noring.

Bluetooth daemon March 2004 BLUETOOTHD(8)