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[SOLVED] Bluetooth not detected LM 17

Posted: Tue Jul 29, 2014 1:31 pm
by 0ddity
Linux Mint 17 Cinnamon 64

Dell Studio XPS 1647

Did a bunch of googling, not much success because what I found, people said it was working.

On my latop no bluetooth device is detected.

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jereme@Lappy ~ $ sudo hcitool scan
Device is not available: No such device
jereme@Lappy ~ $ sudo hcitool dev
Devices:
Installed Blueman BT manager. On first run, I get an error "bluetooth turned off" "bluetooth needs to be turned on for the device manager to function." There is no hardware switch for BT unless it is shared with Wifi, which is on and working.

Re: Bluetooth not detected LM 17

Posted: Tue Jul 29, 2014 1:50 pm
by JeremyB
Two commands to run and return results from, lets make it three

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rfkill list

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lsusb

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dmesg | grep -i bluetooth

Re: Bluetooth not detected LM 17

Posted: Tue Jul 29, 2014 1:54 pm
by 0ddity

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jereme@Lappy ~ $ rfkill list
0: phy0: Wireless LAN
	Soft blocked: no
	Hard blocked: no

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jereme@Lappy ~ $ lsusb
Bus 002 Device 002: ID 8087:0020 Intel Corp. Integrated Rate Matching Hub
Bus 002 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub
Bus 001 Device 003: ID 0c45:640f Microdia 
Bus 001 Device 002: ID 8087:0020 Intel Corp. Integrated Rate Matching Hub
Bus 001 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub

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jereme@Lappy ~ $ dmesg | grep -i bluetooth
[   20.879461] Bluetooth: Core ver 2.17
[   20.879489] Bluetooth: HCI device and connection manager initialized
[   20.879501] Bluetooth: HCI socket layer initialized
[   20.879504] Bluetooth: L2CAP socket layer initialized
[   20.879509] Bluetooth: SCO socket layer initialized
[   20.884882] Bluetooth: BNEP (Ethernet Emulation) ver 1.3
[   20.884887] Bluetooth: BNEP filters: protocol multicast
[   20.884899] Bluetooth: BNEP socket layer initialized
[   20.887282] Bluetooth: RFCOMM TTY layer initialized
[   20.887297] Bluetooth: RFCOMM socket layer initialized
[   20.887304] Bluetooth: RFCOMM ver 1.11

Re: Bluetooth not detected LM 17

Posted: Tue Jul 29, 2014 2:05 pm
by PatH57
hummm did it work with windows? or another OS?

Re: Bluetooth not detected LM 17

Posted: Tue Jul 29, 2014 2:09 pm
by 0ddity
PatH57 wrote:hummm did it work with windows? or another OS?
Yes, it worked in Windows 7, only used it once but it did pair and function with my device.

Re: Bluetooth not detected LM 17

Posted: Tue Jul 29, 2014 2:32 pm
by JeremyB
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lspci -nnk
And hope it isn't a 7620 dual band AC

Re: Bluetooth not detected LM 17

Posted: Tue Jul 29, 2014 3:29 pm
by 0ddity

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jereme@Lappy ~ $     lspci -nnk
00:00.0 Host bridge [0600]: Intel Corporation Core Processor DRAM Controller [8086:0044] (rev 12)
	Subsystem: Dell Device [1028:0419]
00:01.0 PCI bridge [0604]: Intel Corporation Core Processor PCI Express x16 Root Port [8086:0045] (rev 12)
	Kernel driver in use: pcieport
00:1a.0 USB controller [0c03]: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset USB2 Enhanced Host Controller [8086:3b3c] (rev 06)
	Subsystem: Dell Device [1028:0419]
	Kernel driver in use: ehci-pci
00:1b.0 Audio device [0403]: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset High Definition Audio [8086:3b56] (rev 06)
	Subsystem: Dell Device [1028:0419]
	Kernel driver in use: snd_hda_intel
00:1c.0 PCI bridge [0604]: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset PCI Express Root Port 1 [8086:3b42] (rev 06)
	Kernel driver in use: pcieport
00:1c.1 PCI bridge [0604]: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset PCI Express Root Port 2 [8086:3b44] (rev 06)
	Kernel driver in use: pcieport
00:1c.3 PCI bridge [0604]: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset PCI Express Root Port 4 [8086:3b48] (rev 06)
	Kernel driver in use: pcieport
00:1c.4 PCI bridge [0604]: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset PCI Express Root Port 5 [8086:3b4a] (rev 06)
	Kernel driver in use: pcieport
00:1c.5 PCI bridge [0604]: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset PCI Express Root Port 6 [8086:3b4c] (rev 06)
	Kernel driver in use: pcieport
00:1d.0 USB controller [0c03]: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset USB2 Enhanced Host Controller [8086:3b34] (rev 06)
	Subsystem: Dell Device [1028:0419]
	Kernel driver in use: ehci-pci
00:1e.0 PCI bridge [0604]: Intel Corporation 82801 Mobile PCI Bridge [8086:2448] (rev a6)
00:1f.0 ISA bridge [0601]: Intel Corporation Mobile 5 Series Chipset LPC Interface Controller [8086:3b03] (rev 06)
	Subsystem: Dell Device [1028:0419]
	Kernel driver in use: lpc_ich
00:1f.2 SATA controller [0106]: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset 6 port SATA AHCI Controller [8086:3b2f] (rev 06)
	Subsystem: Dell Device [1028:0419]
	Kernel driver in use: ahci
00:1f.3 SMBus [0c05]: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset SMBus Controller [8086:3b30] (rev 06)
	Subsystem: Dell Device [1028:0419]
00:1f.6 Signal processing controller [1180]: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset Thermal Subsystem [8086:3b32] (rev 06)
	Subsystem: Dell Device [1028:0419]
	Kernel driver in use: intel ips
02:00.0 VGA compatible controller [0300]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] RV730/M96-XT [Mobility Radeon HD 4670] [1002:9488]
	Subsystem: Dell Device [1028:0419]
	Kernel driver in use: radeon
02:00.1 Audio device [0403]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] RV710/730 HDMI Audio [Radeon HD 4000 series] [1002:aa38]
	Subsystem: Dell Device [1028:0419]
	Kernel driver in use: snd_hda_intel
04:00.0 Network controller [0280]: Intel Corporation Centrino Advanced-N 6200 [8086:422c] (rev 35)
	Subsystem: Intel Corporation Centrino Advanced-N 6200 2x2 AGN [8086:1321]
	Kernel driver in use: iwlwifi
07:00.0 SD Host controller [0805]: Ricoh Co Ltd MMC/SD Host Controller [1180:e822] (rev 01)
	Subsystem: Dell Device [1028:0419]
	Kernel driver in use: sdhci-pci
07:00.1 System peripheral [0880]: Ricoh Co Ltd R5U2xx (R5U230 / R5U231 / R5U241) [Memory Stick Host Controller] [1180:e230] (rev 01)
	Subsystem: Dell Device [1028:0419]
09:00.0 Ethernet controller [0200]: Broadcom Corporation NetLink BCM5784M Gigabit Ethernet PCIe [14e4:1698] (rev 10)
	Subsystem: Dell Device [1028:0419]
	Kernel driver in use: tg3
ff:00.0 Host bridge [0600]: Intel Corporation Core Processor QuickPath Architecture Generic Non-core Registers [8086:2c62] (rev 02)
	Subsystem: Intel Corporation Device [8086:8086]
ff:00.1 Host bridge [0600]: Intel Corporation Core Processor QuickPath Architecture System Address Decoder [8086:2d01] (rev 02)
	Subsystem: Intel Corporation Device [8086:8086]
ff:02.0 Host bridge [0600]: Intel Corporation Core Processor QPI Link 0 [8086:2d10] (rev 02)
	Subsystem: Intel Corporation Device [8086:8086]
ff:02.1 Host bridge [0600]: Intel Corporation Core Processor QPI Physical 0 [8086:2d11] (rev 02)
	Subsystem: Intel Corporation Device [8086:8086]
ff:02.2 Host bridge [0600]: Intel Corporation Core Processor Reserved [8086:2d12] (rev 02)
	Subsystem: Intel Corporation Device [8086:8086]
ff:02.3 Host bridge [0600]: Intel Corporation Core Processor Reserved [8086:2d13] (rev 02)
	Subsystem: Intel Corporation Device [8086:8086]

Re: Bluetooth not detected LM 17

Posted: Tue Jul 29, 2014 3:37 pm
by PatH57
can't see it.
Did you check in the bios if it is enabled? on Dell bios you really have to look hard because the switch can be for one the other or both and it needs to be enabled.

Re: Bluetooth not detected LM 17

Posted: Tue Jul 29, 2014 3:56 pm
by 0ddity
This is the only BT option in my BIOS:

Image

It was set to disabled, I changed it to enabled. Then I ran the first 3 commands again, with this output:

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jereme@Lappy ~ $ rfkill list
0: phy0: Wireless LAN
	Soft blocked: no
	Hard blocked: no
1: hci0: Bluetooth
	Soft blocked: no
	Hard blocked: no

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Bus 002 Device 011: ID 413c:8156 Dell Computer Corp. Wireless 370 Bluetooth Mini-card
Bus 002 Device 010: ID 413c:8158 Dell Computer Corp. Integrated Touchpad / Trackstick
Bus 002 Device 009: ID 413c:8157 Dell Computer Corp. Integrated Keyboard
Bus 002 Device 008: ID 0a5c:4500 Broadcom Corp. BCM2046B1 USB 2.0 Hub (part of BCM2046 Bluetooth)
Bus 002 Device 012: ID 18d1:4e22 Google Inc. Nexus S (debug)
Bus 002 Device 002: ID 8087:0020 Intel Corp. Integrated Rate Matching Hub
Bus 002 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub
Bus 001 Device 003: ID 0c45:640f Microdia 
Bus 001 Device 002: ID 8087:0020 Intel Corp. Integrated Rate Matching Hub
Bus 001 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub

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jereme@Lappy ~ $ dmesg | grep -i bluetooth
[   20.817056] usb 2-1.6.3: Product: Dell Wireless 370 Bluetooth Mini-card
[   20.831395] Bluetooth: Core ver 2.17
[   20.831426] Bluetooth: HCI device and connection manager initialized
[   20.831437] Bluetooth: HCI socket layer initialized
[   20.831440] Bluetooth: L2CAP socket layer initialized
[   20.831445] Bluetooth: SCO socket layer initialized
[   21.006111] Bluetooth: BNEP (Ethernet Emulation) ver 1.3
[   21.006116] Bluetooth: BNEP filters: protocol multicast
[   21.006129] Bluetooth: BNEP socket layer initialized
[   21.016852] Bluetooth: RFCOMM TTY layer initialized
[   21.016870] Bluetooth: RFCOMM socket layer initialized
[   21.016878] Bluetooth: RFCOMM ver 1.11

So it looks like it is up and running now, which is awesome. Now I just need to figure out how to pair it with my PS3 controller, which neither Blueman or the default Bluetooth manager are detecting. Still, progress! Thanks a lot guys, glad it was something so simple.

Re: [SOLVED] Bluetooth not detected LM 17

Posted: Tue Jul 29, 2014 4:04 pm
by PatH57
had to not my first Dell :wink: