Bug 113171 - realtek bluetooth rtl8723bs (SDIO) not supported
Summary: realtek bluetooth rtl8723bs (SDIO) not supported
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: Drivers
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Bluetooth (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: P1 normal
Assignee: Stephen Hemminger
Depends on:
Blocks: 113151
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Reported: 2016-02-25 19:18 UTC by dan.g.tob
Modified: 2017-10-06 06:39 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

See Also:
Kernel Version: 4.4.2
Regression: No
Bisected commit-id:

unblock device (381 bytes, patch)
2017-03-13 18:17 UTC, dan.g.tob
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Description dan.g.tob 2016-02-25 19:18:51 UTC
code is currently out of tree
Comment 1 Szőgyényi Gábor 2017-03-06 20:29:31 UTC
Please try to reproduce this bug with latest kernel image.
Comment 2 dan.g.tob 2017-03-13 18:17:55 UTC
Created attachment 255219 [details]
unblock device

With this patch I was able to see and get the bluetooth device to pair with my phone. Trying to copy anything instantly disconnected and I got no further.

I'm using the rtk_hciattach from the above git tree (it uploads the firmware to the device from userspace.) It seems kindof similar to the in kernel driver at /drivers/bluetooth/btrtl.c
Comment 3 RussianNeuroMancer 2017-10-06 06:38:23 UTC
Please check if rtl8723bs works for you with Linux 4.13.
Comment 4 RussianNeuroMancer 2017-10-06 06:39:19 UTC
Whops, at first I didn't notice your report is about Bluetooth part, which is certainly unsupported yet. Sorry for noise.

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