[SHR unstable] Bluetooth pairing with BMW Pro Radio car handsfree fails

Joachim Ott jo.omsl at googlemail.com
Thu Jun 11 12:41:08 CEST 2009

2009/6/10 Thomas Franck <thomas.franck at gmx.com>:
> Hi.. :)
> I've updated to the recent version of SHR unstable (opkg update/upgrade
> yesterday) and tried to pair with my car today.. (BMW Pro Radio)
> I "followed" the instructions from the Wiki [1] (not much to follow for
> SHR, it seems) and I got the MAC from the car.. used the simple-agent to
> pair.. my car asked me to enter a PIN for pairing.. then the FR asked me
> for it.. and once I entered that it's happy.. (trying a second time
> quits with message that there's already a bond with that device)
> However.. my car kept trying to pair with the FR (display said something
> like "Pairing in progress.." with the only option to abort.. :(
> Needless to say, pairing with my Nokia 6500C works like a charm.. :(
> The Wiki [1] says that I should log with "hcidump -l 4096 -w bt.dump"
> but that command is not available on my FR...
> Anyone any idea? Help is very appreciated - I wanna swap the Nokia for
> good..

hcidump is in this package:


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