OSD symbols

Bastien Nocera hadess at hadess.net
Wed Dec 2 06:40:53 PST 2009

On Wed, 2009-12-02 at 15:36 +0100, Martin Bagge / brother wrote:
> Bastien Nocera wrote:
> >> http://dl.dropbox.com/u/24178/osd/composited.png
> >>
> >>> bluetooth-discoverable is useless
> >> I was thinking of mobile - there's curently no bluetooth status icons
> >> in the spec. Some netbooks include a bluetooth switch and on mobiles
> >> people usually toggle bluetooth for battery life. Why do you think
> >> it's useless?
> >
> > Because being on/off isn't what discoverable means.
> Just like the mute function is just sound being on/off?

No, discoverable means that the Bluetooth adapter can be discovered by
other devices around it. It has little to do with the running state of
the device (although, obviously, a discoverable device is always enabled
and powered).

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