Getting bluetooth to work on a Lenovo Ideapad Flex 2 running Debian Jessie

2014-12-31

The Lenovo Ideapad Flex 2 actually works pretty nicely out of the box in Debian Jessie with the exception of wifi and bluetooth. Wifi can be easily fixed by adding the non-free reposityory and installing the package broadcom-sta-dkms. The procedure of getting bluetooth working unfortunately is MUCH more involved. During setting up bluetooth you are most likely to encounter the following problems in chronological order:

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CVML and MATLAB

2012-07-26

Today I fiddled around with feeding CVML data into MATLAB. In case you've never heard of CVML (Computer Vision Markup Language), it is an XML tag library that was designed to facilitate the exchange of data between researchers in computer vision. It was originally published at ICPR 2004. A CVML file might look like this:

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