BlueProximity 1.2.5

BlueProximity project helps you add a little more security to your desktop.
BlueProximity project helps you add a little more security to your desktop. It does so by detecting one of your bluetooth devices, most likely your mobile phone, and keeping track of its distance. If you move away from your computer and the distance is above a certain level (no measurement in meters is possible) for a given time, it automatically locks your desktop (or starts any other shell command you want).

Once away your computer awaits its master back - if you are nearer than a given level for a set time your computer unlocks magically without any interaction (or starts any other shell command you want).

Requirements:

· GTK+ 2.10
· python 2.5
· pyGTK
· bluez-utils (hcitool, rfcomm)
· bluez
· pybluez
· python-configobj

What's New in This Release:

· This is a beta release in preparation for 1.2.6.
· The main new feature is support for multiple devices to detect.
· It also includes minor bugfixes and code cleanup.
· Logging has been enhanced a bit.
· Misbehaving action commands, namely not ending ones, should no longer make bp hang.

last updated on:
March 1st, 2008, 2:10 GMT
price:
FREE!
developed by:
Lars Friedrichs
homepage:
blueproximity.sourceforge.net
license type:
GPL (GNU General Public License) 
category:
ROOT \ System \ Logging

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