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       anyremote - control PC with Bluetooth/Wi-Fi cell phone


       anyremote [-f file] [-s peer[,peer ...]] [-log] [-a]

                 [-fe port] [-u username] [-name SDP service name] [-password]

       anyremote -h|-v


       anyRemote is remote control software for applications using Bluetooth or WiFi.

       It  supports  wide range of modern cell phones like Nokia, HTC, SonyEricsson, Motorola and

       anyRemote was developed as thin "communication" layer between  device  with  Bluetooth  or
       WiFi support (which can be cell phone or tablet computer) and Linux PC.

       In theory anyRemote could be configured to manage almost any kind of software.

       anyRemote  is  console  application, but in addition there are GUI frontends for Gnome and


       print short help and exit

       print version number and exit

   -f /path/to/configuration/file
       By default anyremote will try to find and use $HOME/.anyremote.cfg, then ./.anyremote.cfg.
       It is possible to specify configuration file directly with -f option.

   -s peer[,peer ...]
       where peer can be one of:

            bluetooth:_channel_ (Server mode - bluetooth connection)

            socket:_port_      (Server mode - TCP/IP connection)

            web:_port_         (Server mode - Web interface)

            cmxml:_port_       (Server mode - XML services interface)

            local:/dev/ircommX  (Server mode - IR connection)

            rfcomm:XX:XX:XX:XX:XX:XX:CC (AT mode - bluetooth connection,

                 where XX:XX:XX:XX:XX:XX is bluetooth device address and

                 CC is channel number - integer from 1 to 32)

            /dev/ttyACM#       (AT mode - cable connection)

            /dev/ircomm#       (AT mode - IR connection)

            ilirc:_AF_LOCAL socket file_ (use with inputlircd)


       Default peer value is bluetooth:19

       It is possible to specify several peers for Server mode configuration files only.

       It is possible to specify only single peer of web: or cmxml: type.

       print verbose logging information to $HOME/.anyRemote/anyremote.log

       reconnect automatically in case of connection failure, used only in AT mode

   -fe _port_
       Work as backend for GUI frontend. Use specified port to connect to frontend.

   -name SDP_service_name
       if bluetooth connection is used, allows one to specify SDP service name.

       Default value for SDP service name is "anyRemote"

       If this option is specified, then anyRemote will ask the client for the password.

       Password phrase should be stored in $HOME/.anyRemote/password file in a plain text.

   -u|--user _username_
       if started from root, allows one to set effective user ID to specified user


       Mikhail Fedotov


       If you find any bugs, please report to


       This   is  free  software.  You  may  redistribute copies of it under the terms of the GNU
       General Public License There is NO WARRANTY, to  the
       extent permitted by law.

                                           May  6, 2013                              anyRemote(1)