gammu-detect

New in version 1.28.95.

Synopsis

gammu-detect [OPTIONS]

Description

Script to detect available devices, which might be suitable for Gammu Utility.

Note

This program lists all devices, which might be suitable, it does not do any probing on devices them self.

Currently it supports following devices:

  • USB devices using udev
  • Serial ports using udev
  • Serial ports on Windows
  • Bluetooth devices using Bluez

Note

Supported devices depend on platform you are using and compiled in features. You can find out what is actually compiled in by running gammu-detect -v.

This program follows the usual GNU command line syntax, with long options starting with two dashes (--). A summary of options is included below.

-h, --help

Show summary of options.

-d, --debug

Show debugging output for detecting devices.

-v, --version

Show version information and compiled in features.

-u, --no-udev

Disables scanning of udev.

-b, --no-bluez

Disables scanning using Bluez.

-w, --no-win32-serial

Disables scanning of Windows serial ports.

Output

The output of gammu-detect is configuration file for Gammu (see Gammu Configuration File) with configuration section for every device which might be used with Gammu Utility.

Note

You can choose which section to use in Gammu Utility by gammu -s.

When invoked as gammu-detect -d, also all examined devices are listed as comments in the output.

Example

; Configuration file generated by gammu-detect.
; Please check The Gammu Manual for more information.

[gammu]
device = /dev/ttyACM0
name = Nokia E52
connection = at

[gammu1]
device = /dev/ttyACM1
name = Nokia E52
connection = at

[gammu2]
device = /dev/ttyS0
name = Phone on serial port 0
connection = at

[gammu3]
device = /dev/ttyS1
name = Phone on serial port 1
connection = at

[gammu4]
device = /dev/ttyS2
name = Phone on serial port 2
connection = at

[gammu5]
device = /dev/ttyS3
name = Phone on serial port 3
connection = at

[gammu6]
device = 5C:57:C8:BB:BB:BB
name = Nokia E52
connection = bluephonet