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I have a 13.10 x64 ubuntu with a sony android phone Which has no problem in sending files between them but not tethering through the bluetooth, I have tried both gnome-bluetooth and the blueman

gnome-bluetooth: disconnect the bluetooth immediately after paired and which toggled to connect when transferring files, but the connectivity is not toggled when PAN option is ticked

blueman: the service is successfully found and joined but there is no connectivity and when i try to disconnect then connect again, it said failed to connect

The ifconfig shows the following

bnep0     Link encap:Ethernet  HWaddr <<Hidden>>
inet6 addr: fe80::21b:b1ff:fe6c:e554/64 Scope:Link
UP BROADCAST RUNNING MULTICAST  MTU:1500  Metric:1
RX packets:4 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
TX packets:5 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
collisions:0 txqueuelen:1000 
RX bytes:196 (196.0 B)  TX bytes:212 (212.0 B)

I wonder what can i do in order to get bluetooth tethering work (neither work in blueman or gnome-bluetooth)

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