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I'm using the Banshee media player with my iPod Nano 5G and it works fine, but for some reason it won't recognise the Touch 2G at all this error message comes up:

DBus error org.freedesktop.DBus.Error.NoReply: Message did not receive a reply (timeout by message bus)

How do I mount my iPod?

Thanks Robin

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This is just a hunch but it might work to do what I did. askubuntu.com/questions/27141/… Look at my accepted answer, on edit2! –  Alvar Mar 3 '11 at 20:22
    
did you do an initial sync in itunes? –  RolandiXor Mar 3 '11 at 20:23
    
What version of Ubuntu, Banshee, and iPod firmware? –  michaelms Mar 5 '11 at 12:39
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Just follow this instructions:

  1. Execute this:

    sudo add-apt-repository ppa:pmcenery/ppa
    sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade

    Just in case, execute this (unless you know you have both installed):

    sudo apt-get install ifuse gvfs libimobiledevice1

  2. Connect your iDevice and execute:

    idevicepair unpair

  3. With the iDevice plugged, unlock the screen and execute:

    idevicepair pair
    idevicepair validate

  4. Unplug the device and plug it in again, it should now mount as it did before


This problem is caused by a bug in the 4.2.1 update.

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Sorry that was my "hunch" –  Alvar Mar 3 '11 at 20:23
    
Followed those instructions, but was given the error that libimobiledevice1 no longer existed, and to try libimobiledevice2, (which I did) and then the error idevicepair: command not found. –  user29143 Oct 20 '11 at 0:09
    
You may also need to install libimobiledevice-utils (to get idevicepair). –  DSM Mar 26 '12 at 16:24
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