Release of bluez-hcidump-2.5

This release fixes an issue maximum packet size for AMP controllers and adds support for the new BTSnoop data link type.


Release of obexd-0.48

This release is the last one from a standalone obexd package. Future versions will be made available as part of the BlueZ package.


Release of sbc-1.0

This is the first release of the new standalone SBC library.


In the future PulseAudio and also GStreamer integration will depend on this library. So it is time to get it packaged and integrated into distributions.


Release of obexd-0.47

This release updates the D-Bus namespace to use org.bluez.obex and also updates the client session API.


Release of bluez-4.101

Unfortunately we had to do a one-hundred-and-one release.


Release of bluez-4.100

And here is the magic one-hundred release …


Release of obexd-0.46

This release fixes a few bugs and adds support for a new and improved client transfer API.



GSoC: Accepted Students Announced

Yesterday Google released the accepted students for this year’s Google Summer of Code and BlueZ will be participating with 4 students:

Project: Bluetooth Replayer
Student: Anton Weber
Mentor: Anderson Lizardo

Project: OBEX Filesystem In Userspace
Student: Michał Poczwardowski
Mentor: Vinicius Gomes

Project: Implement AVRCP 1.3 Controller Role
Student: Rafael Fonseca
Mentor: Luiz Augusto von Dentz

Project: Visualization of Bluetooth traffic
Student: Thiago da Silva Arruda
Mentor: Gustavo Padovan

It is now community bonding time, where students get know their mentors and the community. We wish a great summer to all students.  :-)