blueproximity - locks/unlocks your desktop tracking a bluetooth device

Property Value
Distribution Debian Sid
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name blueproximity
Package version 1.2.5
Package release 6
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 855 B
Download size 296.52 KB
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Description -


Package Version Architecture Repository
blueproximity_1.2.5-6_all.deb 1.2.5 all Debian Main
blueproximity - - -


Name Value
bluetooth -
librsvg2-common -
python >= 2.6.6-7~
python-bluez -
python-configobj >= 4.7.0
python-glade2 -
python-gobject -
python-gtk2 -


Type URL
Binary Package blueproximity_1.2.5-6_all.deb
Source Package blueproximity

Install Howto

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




2011-11-27 - Francesco Namuri <>
blueproximity (1.2.5-6) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control and debian/rules: modified to comply with dh_python2
transition requisites. (Closes: #616748)
* debian/control: Standards-Version bumped tp 3.9.2. 
* debian/control: moved librsvg2-common from recommends to depends field.
(Closes: #588438) 
* Switch to dpkg-source 3.0 (quilt) format.
* debian/rules: removed simple-patchsys makefile. 
2010-03-29 - Francesco Namuri <>
blueproximity (1.2.5-5) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control : Standards-Version bumped to 3.8.4, no changes needed.
* added debian/patches/support_new_configobj.patch to fix compatibility
problem with python/configobj >= 4.7.0 (Closes: #568552). Thanks to Jérémy
Lal <>.
* debian/control: allowed DM upload.
* added debian/source/format.
2009-08-24 - Francesco Namuri <>
blueproximity (1.2.5-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Enhanced the manpage, thanks to Nick Ellery. (Closes: #530454)
* debian/control:  added Recommend on librsvg2-common.
(Closes: #537551)
* debian/control: replaced dependency on transitional package bluez-utils
with the dependency on bluetooth package. (Closes: #534319)
* debian/control: Standards-Version bumped to 3.8.3, no changes needed. 
* debian/control: added ${misc:Depends} to dependencies to avoid a lintian
2008-03-22 - Leo Costela <>
blueproximity (1.2.5-3) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/rules: install base SVG icon to fallback (hicolor) icon theme 
(must be manual because it's a rename, unsupported by dh_install)
* debian/patches/blueproximity.desktop.patch: cleanup and update to use 
above mentioned SVG instead of XPM (only menu needs XPMs)
* debian/patches/blueproximity.patch: use sh instead of bash in wrapper
* debian/control: add Suggests with gnome-screensaver | xscreensaver
* debian/patches/blueproximity.1.patch: update manpage with info about 
config dir and replace mention to xscreensaver with
gnome-screensaver-command (that's the hard-coded default, anyway)
2008-03-10 - Francesco Namuri <>
blueproximity (1.2.5-2) unstable; urgency=low
* added debian/blueproximity-autostart.desktop autostart script.
* debian/control: added Leo "costela" Antunes and Debian Bluetooth
Maintainers to Uploaders field.
2008-03-10 - Francesco Namuri <>
blueproximity (1.2.5-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* added debian/patches/blueproximity.desktop.patch to fix outdated enconding
field in .desktop file.
* removed debian/blueproximity.1, debian/blueproximity.desktop because now
these files are included in the original tarball.
* debian/control: Standards-Version updated to 3.7.3, no changes needed.
* debian/docs: updated to fit with new upstream doc files.
* debian/rules: modified to remove useless commands with the new upstream
* debian/blueproximity.install: updated to work with the new upstream
* debian/control: removed Uploaders field, changed Maintainer from
pkg-bluetooth team to Francesco Namuri.
2007-10-10 - Francesco Namuri <>
blueproximity (1.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release. (Closes: #446010)

See Also

Package Description
bluetooth_5.50-1_all.deb Bluetooth support (metapackage)
bluewho_0.1-2_all.deb notifies new discovered bluetooth devices
bluez-cups_5.50-1_amd64.deb Bluetooth printer driver for CUPS
bluez-hcidump_5.50-1_amd64.deb Analyses Bluetooth HCI packets
bluez-obexd_5.50-1_amd64.deb bluez obex daemon
bluez-test-scripts_5.50-1_all.deb test scripts of bluez
bluez-test-tools_5.50-1_amd64.deb test tools of bluez
bluez-tools_2.0~20170911.0.7cb788c-2_amd64.deb Set of tools to manage Bluetooth devices for linux
bluez_5.50-1_amd64.deb Bluetooth tools and daemons
bmagic_3.7.0-3_all.deb C++ template library for efficient platform independent bitsets
bmake_20160220-2+b1_amd64.deb NetBSD make
bmap-tools_3.5-2_all.deb tool to flash image files to block devices using the block map
bmf_0.9.4-10_amd64.deb e-mail filter for spam that learns
bmon_4.0-5_amd64.deb portable bandwidth monitor and rate estimator
bmt_0.6-1_all.deb software analysis benchmarking toolkit