bluez - Bluetooth tools and daemons

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name bluez
Package version 5.23
Package release 2+deb8u1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 2.97 KB
Download size 732.64 KB
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This package contains tools and system daemons for using Bluetooth devices.
BlueZ is the official Linux Bluetooth protocol stack. It is an Open Source
project distributed under GNU General Public License (GPL).


Package Version Architecture Repository
bluez_5.23-2+deb8u1_amd64.deb 5.23 amd64 Debian Main
bluez - - -


Name Value
dbus -
init-system-helpers >= 1.18~
kmod -
libc6 >= 2.15
libdbus-1-3 >= 1.1.1
libglib2.0-0 >= 2.28.0
libreadline6 >= 6.0
libudev1 >= 196
lsb-base -
udev >= 170-1


Name Value
bluez-audio <= 3.36-3
bluez-utils <= 3.36-3


Name Value
bluez-audio <= 3.36-3
bluez-input -
bluez-network -
bluez-serial -
bluez-utils <= 3.36-3
udev << 170-1


Type URL
Binary Package bluez_5.23-2+deb8u1_i386.deb
Source Package bluez

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install bluez deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install bluez




2017-09-13 - Salvatore Bonaccorso <>
bluez (5.23-2+deb8u1) jessie-security; urgency=high
* Non-maintainer upload by the Security Team.
* CVE-2017-1000250: information disclosure vulnerability in
service_search_attr_req (Closes: #875633)
2014-09-16 - Nobuhiro Iwamatsu <>
bluez (5.23-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* debian/control.
- Remove Provides: obex-server, obexd-client from bluez-obexd.
(Closes: #771290)
2014-09-16 - Nobuhiro Iwamatsu <>
bluez (5.23-1) unstable; urgency=high
* New upstream release. Update to 5.23.
* Add patches/change_path_of_hogsuspend.patch. (Closes: #759188, #758979)
2014-08-09 - Nobuhiro Iwamatsu <>
bluez (5.21-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Remove old conf files. (Closes: #737502, #756890)
* Remove rfcomm support from init script. (Closes: #754830)
2014-07-22 - Nobuhiro Iwamatsu <>
bluez (5.21-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Fix FTBFS with C99. (Closes: #755345)
Add patches/fix_ftbfs_with_c99.patch.
* Add support user session of obexd. (Closes: #754675)
Add patches/0001-obex-Use-GLib-helper-function-to-manipulate-paths.patch
and patches/0001-Allow-using-obexd-without-systemd-in-the-user-sessio.patch.
* Update bluez.bluetooth.init. (Closes: #754830, #712386, #737502)
Remove -f option of rfcomm.
* Move hciconfig from /usr to /bin.
* Update path of hciconfig in 50-bluetooth-hci-auto-poweron.rules.
(Closes: #755274)
2014-07-14 - Nobuhiro Iwamatsu <>
bluez (5.21-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Upload to unstable.
* Update README.Debian.
2014-07-08 - Nobuhiro Iwamatsu <>
bluez (5.21-1~exp0) experimental; urgency=medium
* New upstream release. Update to 5.21.
* Remove version from obexd-server and obexd-client.
2014-07-02 - Nobuhiro Iwamatsu <>
bluez (5.20-1~exp0) experimental; urgency=medium
* New upstream release. Update to 5.20.
* Update debian/bluez.bluetooth.init
Remove function to start hci device at startup in sysvinit.
* Add 50-bluetooth-hci-auto-poweron.rules.
This supports start hci device at startup.
* Update libbluetooth3.symbols.
* Add patches/bluetooth.conf.patch.
This add permission of bluetooth control to user into bluetooth group.
2014-06-25 - Nobuhiro Iwamatsu <>
bluez (5.19-1~exp0) experimental; urgency=medium
* New upstream release. Update to 5.19.
* Move bluetoothd daemon and obexd to /usr/lib/bluetooth/. (Closes: #749283)
- Change bluez-obexd.install and bluez.install.
- Add --libexec to CONFIGURE_FLAGS in rules.
- Move to bluez.links, and remove DEB_HOST_MULTIARCH.
- Remove sed function from override_dh_auto_configure target in rules.
* Fix FTBFS on ppc64el. (Closes: 745628)
- Add dh-autoreconf to Build-Depends.
- Enable autoreconf addon for dh.
* Install sixaxis plugin.
- Add path of sixaxis plugin to libbluetooth3.install and

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