Reference transmit and receive implementations of the AltBeacon profile
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README.md

AltBeacon Reference

AltBeacon - The Open and Interoperable Proximity Beacon Specification

Transmit and Receive Reference Scripts

System Requirements

Linux, BlueZ (Official Linux Bluetooth protocol stack), Bluetooth 4.0 Adapter

About

These Linux shell scripts provide a reference for the AltBeacon standard. They use the tools provided by BlueZ, the Linux Bluetooth stack, to showcase an AltBeacon implementation on a Linux machine.

altbeacon-transmit - Transmit as a BLE proximity beacon with the AltBeacon standard

altbeacon-receive - Detect proximity beacons using the AltBeacon standard

For more information on the AltBeacon specification, visit the public AltBeacon spec repo hosted on GitHub

Note: the 20-byte beacon identifier has been subdivided into three parts in this example for interoperability

License

Copyright 2014 Radius Networks

Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License");
you may not use this file except in compliance with the License.
You may obtain a copy of the License at

    http://www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0

Unless required by applicable law or agreed to in writing, software
distributed under the License is distributed on an "AS IS" BASIS,
WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, either express or implied.
See the License for the specific language governing permissions and
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This software is available under the Apache License 2.0, see LICENSE for details.