Comment 136 for bug 872044

This is a regression in Linux Kernel, for more information check this thread:

http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.linux.bluez.kernel/15447/focus=20013

Any 2.1 device (with Secure Simple Pairing enabled) will fail to connect if sdp is also connected, apparently obexfs doesn't do sdp thats why it works, the workaround is to disable spp by doing: sudo hcidump hci0 sspmode 0