[pulseaudio-discuss] [PATCH v5 1/4] bluetooth: use consistent profile names

James Bottomley James.Bottomley at HansenPartnership.com
Mon Sep 25 13:31:41 UTC 2017

On Sun, 2017-09-24 at 15:07 +0200, Georg Chini wrote:
> On 21.09.2017 21:26, James Bottomley wrote:
> > 
> > The PA_BLUETOOTH_PROFILE names should mirror the PA_BLUETOOTH_UUID
> > names using profile_function instead of randomly made up
> > names.  Fix
> > this with the transformation:
> > 
> > 
> > Signed-off-by: James Bottomley <James.Bottomley at HansenPartnership.c
> > om>
> > 
> It looks to me like the conversion is not completely correct. In
> fact,
> the native backend (in your notation) currently implements
> while the ofono backend implements

So your problem is that the current ofono backend actually
uses PA_BLUETOOTH_PROFILE_HEADSET_HEAD_UNIT which gets translated to 
PA_BLUETOOTH_PROFILE_HSP_HS but you think that's a bug in the current
code because it should be HFP instead?

> Would it collide with your later patches to distinguish between the
> different roles/profiles already in your first patch? As far as I can
> see, the real separation of HSP/HFP is mainly done in the native
> backend.

Well, yes, because this patch is designed as an obvious constant rename
which is easy to review.  If I start adding logic changes, it defeats
the purpose of the patch being a simple rename.

Before the patch that follows this, there is no equivalent
of PA_BLUETOOTH_PROFILE_HFP_HF, so I don't really want to introduce one
here before I add the patch that gives it meaning.  I agree this
profile should already have existed in the ofono backend, but it


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