Fortuna Clip-on Bluetooth GPS for the Sharp Zaurus
* Zaurus C760; original 1.20 JP ROM
* Ambicom Air2Net BT2000-CF Bluetooth CF card
* Fortuna Clip-on Bluetooth GPS
* Bluez Bluetooth driver 2.3-2.4.18b binary for Sharp 3.10 ROM
This setup is mostly a commentary on Colin Pinkney's instructions (here), as described under the heading "Setting up an internet connection to a Bluetooth enabled mobile phone". I had to reset the Zaurus a few times to get it working, but overall the process wasn't too frustrating. It took about 4 hours - hopefully less for someone reading this!
When creating the new PPP-IRDA entry via the Network screens, I only added a useful value for the Name field. I modified the IRDA* file in /etc/ppp/peers to be like the BT-LINUX file in that same directory:
The "sdptool browse" command displayed the MAC address for the GPS unit but not the channel, so I just used "1" for the channel.
Here is my /etc/bluetooth/rfcomm.conf, which based on a posting at Zaurus DevNet:
# Automatically bind the device at startup
# Bluetooth address of the device - get from 'hcitool scan'
# RFCOMM channel for the connection
# Description of the connection
qpeGPS works OK for me with this setup.