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HCICONFIG(8)		  Linux System Administration		  HCICONFIG(8)

NAME
       hciconfig - configure Bluetooth devices

SYNOPSIS
       hciconfig -h
       hciconfig [-a]
       hciconfig [-a] hciX [command [command parameters]]

DESCRIPTION
       hciconfig  is used to configure Bluetooth devices.  hciX is the name of
       a Bluetooth device installed in the system. If hciX is not given,  hci‐
       config  prints  name  and  basic	 information  about  all the Bluetooth
       devices installed in the system. If hciX is given  but  no  command  is
       given,  it prints basic information on device hciX only. Basic informa‐
       tion is interface type, BD address, ACL MTU, SCO MTU, flags (up,	 init,
       running, raw, page scan enabled, inquiry scan enabled, inquiry, authen‐
       tication enabled, encryption enabled).

OPTIONS
       -h, --help
	      Gives a list of possible commands.

       -a, --all
	      Other than the basic info, print	features,  packet  type,  link
	      policy, link mode, name, class, version.

COMMANDS
       up     Open and initialize HCI device.

       down   Close HCI device.

       reset  Reset HCI device.

       rstat  Reset statistic counters.

       auth   Enable authentication (sets device to security mode 3).

       noauth Disable authentication.

       encrypt
	      Enable encryption (sets device to security mode 3).

       noencrypt
	      Disable encryption.

       secmgr Enable security manager (current kernel support is limited).

       nosecmgr
	      Disable security manager.

       piscan Enable page and inquiry scan.

       noscan Disable page and inquiry scan.

       iscan  Enable inquiry scan, disable page scan.

       pscan  Enable page scan, disable inquiry scan.

       ptype [type]
	      With no type , displays the current packet types. Otherwise, all
	      the packet types specified by type are set.  type	 is  a	comma-
	      separated	 list of packet types, where the possible packet types
	      are DM1, DM3, DM5, DH1, DH3, DH5, HV1, HV2, HV3.

       name [name]
	      With no name, prints local name. Otherwise, sets local  name  to
	      name.

       class [class]
	      With  no class, prints class of device. Otherwise, sets class of
	      device to class.	class is a 24-bit hex  number  describing  the
	      class  of	 device,  as specified in section 1.2 of the Bluetooth
	      Assigned Numers document.

       voice [voice]
	      With no voice, prints voice setting. Otherwise, sets voice  set‐
	      ting  to	voice.	 voice	is  a 16-bit hex number describing the
	      voice setting.

       iac [iac]
	      With no iac, prints the current IAC setting. Otherwise, sets the
	      IAC to iac.

       inqtpl [level]
	      With  no	level,	prints	out the current inquiry transmit power
	      level. Otherwise, sets inquiry transmit power level to level.

       inqmode [mode]
	      With no mode, prints out the current  inquiry  mode.  Otherwise,
	      sets inquiry mode to mode.

       inqdata [data]
	      With  no	name,  prints out the current inquiry data. Otherwise,
	      sets inquiry data to data.

       inqtype [type]
	      With no type, prints out the current inquiry scan	 type.	Other‐
	      wise, sets inquiry scan type to type.

       inqparams [win:int]
	      With no win:int, prints inquiry scan window and interval. Other‐
	      wise, sets inquiry scan window to win  slots  and	 inquiry  scan
	      interval to int slots.

       pageparms [win:int]
	      With  no	win:int,  prints page scan window and interval. Other‐
	      wise, sets page scan window to win slots and page scan  interval
	      to int slots.

       pageto [to]
	      With no to, prints page timeout. Otherwise, sets page timeout to
	      .I to slots.

       afhmode [mode]
	      With no mode, prints out the current AFH mode.  Otherwise,  sets
	      AFH mode to mode.

       sspmode [mode]
	      With no mode, prints out the current Simple Pairing mode. Other‐
	      wise, sets Simple Pairing mode to mode.

       aclmtu mtu:pkt
	      Sets ACL MTU to to mtu bytes and ACL buffer size to pkt packets.

       scomtu mtu:pkt
	      Sets SCO MTU to mtu bytes and SCO buffer size to pkt packets.

       putkey <bdaddr>
	      This command stores the link key for bdaddr on the device.

       delkey <bdaddr>
	      This command deletes the stored link key	for  bdaddr  from  the
	      device.

       oobdata
	      Display local OOB data.

       commands
	      Display supported commands.

       features
	      Display device features.

       version
	      Display version information.

       revision
	      Display revision information.

       lm [mode]
	      With  no mode , prints link mode.	 MASTER or SLAVE mean, respec‐
	      tively, to ask to become master or to remain slave when  a  con‐
	      nection  request	comes  in. The additional keyword ACCEPT means
	      that baseband  connections will be accepted even if there are no
	      listening	 AF_BLUETOOTH  sockets.	 mode is NONE or a comma-sepa‐
	      rated list of keywords, where possible keywords are  MASTER  and
	      ACCEPT  .	  NONE	sets  link  policy to the default behaviour of
	      remaining slave and  not	accepting  baseband  connections  when
	      there  are  no  listening	 AF_BLUETOOTH  sockets.	 If  MASTER is
	      present, the device will ask to become master  if	 a  connection
	      request  comes  in. If ACCEPT is present, the device will accept
	      baseband connections even when there are no  listening  AF_BLUE‐
	      TOOTH sockets.

AUTHORS
       Written	by  Maxim  Krasnyansky <maxk@qualcomm.com> and Marcel Holtmann
       <marcel@holtmann.org>

       man page by Fabrizio Gennari <fabrizio.gennari@philips.com>

BlueZ				  Nov 11 2002			  HCICONFIG(8)
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