I have tried multiple ways I got on Google, without luck.
I know if I am on an Ubuntu machine, I can use BlueMan to configure this. Actually I have already succeeded in that. However, I think BlueMan based approaches will NOT work because my Pi does NOT have X, and I don't want to install BlueMan either. I would like to solve this just using BlueZ and some simple scripts if necessary.
My Raspberry Pi runs Raspbian. My BlueZ is version 4.99.
hcid.conf is NOT found in
pand has been installed but I cannot see any new interface related to Bluetooth added to
My idea is that, I should be able to create a virtual interface into
ifconfig results, and manage it with a static IP address defined in
/etc/network/interfaces. Then I can run normal IP forwarding etc. I am not sure if this is the correct way of doing this, but so far I cannot find anything new in results of
A lot of articles I found use bridge. I'd prefer NAT if possible. Because I don't think bridges work for Wi-Fi interfaces. I already have a Wi-Fi to Wi-Fi forwarding NAT configured on this Pi, therefore, once I can connect a device to a virtual interface on Pi, the rest should be trivial, I think.
I have asked this question on Super User, but they suggested I ask it here.