Bluetooth Daughter Card (BDC)
IBM FRU PN: 12P3872, 26P8071
Also known (in IBM literature) as....
- Bluetooth Daughter Card
- Bluetooth Daughter Card board
- BDC board
A firmware update is available for this adapter from IBM.
The updated firmware is version 310, and is available here
This firmware update can unfortunately only be applied from Windows
This card will work with the standard Linux Bluetooth drivers as part of any recent 2.4 or 2.6 kernel
This device is implemented as a USB device, which can be enabled or disabled using a button under the display.
Also be aware that this card has a three pin connector used for currently unknown purposes. The later model Thinkpads have a two pin connector that will not fit.