How to install Minicom on Linux / Ubuntu


Minicom is a text-based serial port communications program. It is used to talk to external RS-232 devices such as mobile phones, routers, and serial console ports. We can install minicom using below command, Once you install minicom successfully, Connect Serial to USB cable to ubuntu laptop/desktop and type “dmesg” command on terminal as, This shows … Read more

Configure ubuntu 16.04 as Bluetooth A2DP Sink, i.e. Play Songs from mobile and listen on laptop/desktop speaker over Bluetooth

Create a file as below, $ vim /etc/bluetooth/audio.conf [bash] # This section contains options which are not specific to any # particular interface [General] Enable=Source,Sink,Headset,Gateway,Control,Media Disable=Socket [/bash] Install Blueman as, $ sudo apt-get install blueman $ sudo apt-get install pulseaudio-module-bluetooth Start blueman manager as, $ blueman-manager You may see a window like below, Start Bluetooth … Read more