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Users have reported issues with connecting their iPhones 5 to Ubuntu 13.04 and 13.10. The iPhone reports "Trust the currently connected computer?" When the users selects 'Trust', it continues to ask.

https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/libimobiledevice/+bug/1207812

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This is no longer an issue, I have posted the solution on [this thread askubuntu.com/questions/336112/… –  bleeves Mar 13 at 19:42

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I recently checked out the bug tracking page and I noticed a solution. The solution is to download libimobiledevice4_1.1.6-git20140105_amd64.deb. This can be found here:

https://launchpadlibrarian.net/161787269/libimobiledevice4_1.1.6-git20140105_amd64.deb

Once downloaded, point your terminal to the location of the .deb file and execute the following:

> sudo dpkg -i libimobiledevice4_1.1.6-git20140105_amd64.deb

According to the bug page, other users have reported having success with this update library as well.

https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/libimobiledevice/+bug/1207812

I downloaded this and was successful with connecting my iPhone 5.

Update

Just want to clarify that this lib is currently for 64-bit versions of Ubuntu 13.04/13.10.

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@bmike. Migrating sounds good! If I find any similar question on this site, I'll post a comment pointing to the migrated link. –  John F. Feb 2 at 14:51

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