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You can try DroidCam https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.dev47apps.droidcam, but in the long run it's probably best to buy an external Webcam.
This problem exists because Atheros re-used the chip VID and PID. See this bug report As a workaround you can patch the btusb.c module and change it form ath3k to Rome. I've built a DKMS package to fix this issue and uploaded it to my PPA. https://launchpad.net/~hanipouspilot/+archive/ubuntu/bluetooth/+files/btusb-lp1542743-dkms_0.1_all.deb Install this ...
These commands worked for my HP Pavilion g7 2269wm running elementary OS freya (based on Ubuntu 14.04). Make LED orange echo 1 | sudo tee /sys/class/leds/hp::hddprotect/brightness Make LED white (default) echo 0 | sudo tee /sys/class/leds/hp::hddprotect/brightness After running the first command your LED should turn orange even when there is no disk ...
This solution worked for me: https://zach-adams.com/2014/07/bluetooth-audio-sink-stream-setup-failed/ sudo apt-get install pulseaudio-module-bluetooth pactl load-module module-bluetooth-discover Delete the device from bluetooth devices and pair it again.
I've had the same problem with Jaybird X2 and Bluebuds X, although other Bluetooth audio devices worked without problems. With the headphones, I got this error: Assertion 'pa_channels_valid(channels)' failed at pulse/volume.c:74, function pa_cvolume_set(). Aborting. and pulseaudio crashed. What solved it was installing pulseaudio from sources: Install ...
I had some trouble connecting this too, but eventually I tried: sudo hciconfig down sudo hciconfig up And now it's working.
If someone else stumbles upon this, I had/have a similar problem. For whatever reason, on my system /usr/lib/bluetooth/bluetoothd is not executable, and thus it obviously fails to start. So, sudo chmod a+x /usr/lib/bluetooth/bluetoothd fixes the problem, at least until the next reboot. Reinstalling bluex fixes it as well - though I have not rebooted ...
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