I'm trying to USB tether Internet from my iPhone 4 and when I connect the phone, it will appear as a wired connection but my pc will never establish a connection with the phone. I've recently installed Ubuntu 11.10 but have yet to perform any updates. Is there any configuration changes I need to make or install any third party apps to get this going?
There is a package in the Ubuntu Software Centre that allows you to USB tether to your iPhone. You can find the package here:
You can always download the sources and compile it: http://blueman-project.org/downloads.html
Building from source:
Note to package maintainers, you can disable runtime dependency checking by using
to get the latest code.
Do the following:
... then add to the end:
Save and close the file and then run:
then update your iphone to 5.1
I have found a solution for ubuntu 14.04 LTS
To get iPhone 4 USB tethering, do the following on a terminal:
It works for me on my two machines runnning ubuntu 14.04 LTS