Re: bluetooth not working
- Date: Sun, 25 Mar 2018 13:42:44 +0200
- From: deloptes <deloptes@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: bluetooth not working
Pierre Frenkiel wrote:
> I'm unable to output sound to my bluetooth loud speaker.
> It's not a hardware problem, as it works perfectly on Windows 10.
> here is the ouput of bluetoothctl (the LS device is 57:88:14:78:8A:48)
> Discovery started
> [CHG] Controller 3C:95:09:46:D6:74 Discovering: yes
> [CHG] Device 57:88:14:78:8A:48 RSSI: -52
> [CHG] Device 57:88:14:78:8A:48 RSSI: -37
> [bluetooth]# connect 57:88:14:78:8A:48
> Attempting to connect to 57:88:14:78:8A:48
> Failed to connect: org.bluez.Error.Failed
> [CHG] Device B0:34:95:41:6A:43 RSSI: -88
> [CHG] Device 57:88:14:78:8A:48 RSSI: -49
Have you paired and trusted the device already?
I usually do
[bluetooth]# agent on
but it would be easier if you would use blueman-applet (or equivalent) to
you could list all connected devices in pulseaudio with
$ pactl list short
and if needed modify the setup.
> I also tried "pactl load-module module-bluetooth-discover" with the
> following result
> Connection failure: Connection refused
> pa_context_connect() failed: Connection refused
Are you trying to do this from root?
This all should be done by the user as PA is started in the user session.