Bluetooth properties needs default device option

Bug #487528 reported by arky on 2009-11-24
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
GNOME Bluetooth
gnome-bluetooth (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Binary package hint: gnome-bluetooth

After a device is paired and authenticated. You need to option to set as default device. When you select send files to a device it should automatically select the default device in the list.

ProblemType: Bug
Architecture: i386
Date: Tue Nov 24 16:32:59 2009
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 10.04
Package: gnome-bluetooth 2.28.1-0ubuntu2
 PATH=(custom, user)
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.32-4.5-generic
SourcePackage: gnome-bluetooth
Uname: Linux 2.6.32-4-generic i686

arky (arky) wrote :
Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

Thank you for your bug report. The issue is an upstream one and it would be nice if somebody having it could send the bug the to the people writting the software (

Changed in gnome-bluetooth (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Wishlist


I don't understand your request, there is not concept of default device in gnome-bluetooth.
In the bluetooth applet you can see your device and send directly a file to.

Could you ellaborate your request?


arky (arky) wrote :

For example, I select my mobile phone as default device. So when I select a file it will try to send to the default device or allow you to choose the any other device.


Could you provide your request to the upstream author (


Changed in gnome-bluetooth (Ubuntu):
status: New → Triaged
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