I'm running Ubuntu 10.04.1 and am trying to get packet capturing working for my Bluetooth dongle using
From what I've read, libpcap must be compiled to enable Bluetooth sniffing and given that hcidump isn't finding a single packet, I'm guessing the version Ubuntu has installed for me isn't compiled with bluetooth support.
So I downloaded a newer version of libpcap and installed the bluez header files. Configured libpcap and it gave a "Yes" for bluetooth support. It is now installed and sitting in
Now I'm trying to compile hcidump to use this lib rather than the system default but I can't figure out how...
I've read that GCC can be passed the
-lpcap flag to set the path but I haven't figured out how to do this.