NAME

anyremote - control PC with Bluetooth cell phone

SYNOPSIS

anyremote [-f file] [-s connect string] [-log] [-a]


          [-fe port] [-http] [-u username] [-name SDP service name] [-password]

anyremote -h|-v

DESCRIPTION

The overall goal of this project is to provide remote control service on Linux through Bluetooth, InfraRed, Wi-Fi or just TCP/IP connection.

anyRemote supports wide range of modern cell phones like Nokia, SonyEricsson, Motorola and others.

It was developed as thin "communication" layer between Bluetooth (IR, Wi-Fi)-capabled phone and Linux, and in theory could be configured to manage almost any software.

anyRemote is console application, but in addition there are GUI front-ends for Gnome and KDE.

OPTIONS

-h

print short help and exit

-v

print version number and exit

-f /path/to/configuration/file

By default anyremote will try to find and use $HOME/.anyremote.cfg, then ./.anyremote.cfg. It is possible to specify configuration file directly with -f option.

-s connect string

where connect string can be one of:

       bluetooth:_channel_ (Server mode - bluetooth connection)

       socket:_port_    (Server mode - TCP/IP connection)

       local:/dev/ircommX (Server mode - IR connection)

       /dev/rfcomm#     (AT mode - bluetooth connection)

       /dev/ttyACM#     (AT mode - cable connection)

       /dev/ircomm#     (AT mode - IR connection)

       ilirc:_AF_LOCAL socket file_ (use with inputlircd)

       stdin

-log

print verbose logging information to $HOME/.anyRemote/anyremote.log

-a

reconnect automatically in case of connection failure, used only in AT-mode

-fe _port_

Work as backend for GUI frontend. Use specified port to connect to frontend.

-http

Tune work with anyremote2html

-name SDP_service_name

if bluetooth connection is used, allows to specify SDP service name.

Default value for SDP service name is "anyRemote"

-password

If this option is specified, then anyRemote will ask java client for password.

Password phrase should be stored in $HOME/.anyRemote/password file in plain text.

-u|--user _username_

if started from root, allows to set effective user ID to specified user

       

AUTHORS

Mikhail Fedotov anyremote [at] mail.ru

http://anyremote.sf.net

BUGS

If you find any bugs, please report to anyremote [at] mail.ru

LICENCE

This is free software. You may redistribute copies of it under the terms of the GNU General Public License http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html. There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.