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, $ sudo apt-get install minicom Once you install minicom successfully, Connect Serial to USB cable to ubuntu laptop/desktop and type “dmesg” command … 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 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 on your mobile and make it discoverable, now click “Search” icon in blueman-manager window, so you can see your … Read more