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GTK application for transferring files over Bluetooth


bluetooth-sendto [--device=XX:XX:XX:XX:XX:XX [--name=NAME]] [file...]

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exit 1
bluetooth-sendto --device="$dest_bt" 1.log
if [ $? = 0 ];then


bluetooth-sendto will display a dialog for transferring files over Bluetooth. bluetooth-sendto is part of gnome-bluetooth, see also



Define the device address to send the file(s) to. If omitted a chooser will be displayed.


Define the device name to send the file(s) to. If omitted it will be auto detected.


The file(s) to send to the device. If omitted a chooser will be displayed.


bluetooth-sendto is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software Foundation, Inc., 59 Temple Place, Suite 330, Boston, MA 02111-1307 USA


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