iOS is the main operating system on Apple's iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch. Use this tag if you have questions or problems connecting an iOS device to Ubuntu

learn more… | top users | synonyms

4
votes
2answers
2k views

Why did debuild fail with “configure: error: unrecognized option:”

I was trying to follow the instructions listed in this question/answer. libimobiledevice 1.2 (iOS 8 Support) for Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty The answer said : "Actually I cheated a bit. I couldn't satisfy ...
0
votes
2answers
186 views

Transfer application files from Linux to iOS device?

I want to know if there is any way I could transfer application files(like pdfs to Adobe Reader, videos to Infuse, epubs to Marvin) from my Linux machine to my iPad, preferably wirelessly. I am ...
0
votes
2answers
476 views

How should I transfer photo (jpeg) files from my ubuntu 14.04 PC and display them on my iPad, without using iTunes?

I am very happy to manage my photo files centrally on my Ubuntu 14.04 PC. It is easy to mount an i-device onto the PC using a USB cable and opening Nautilus. (congrats for making that so seamless, ...
0
votes
2answers
858 views

Mounting iPad/iPhone on Ubuntu 12.04

Is there an update on the issue about mounting IOS devices on Ubuntu that has the "trust this computer" message loop?
3
votes
1answer
3k views

Mounting ipad in ubuntu 13.10 , can't find “Documents on iPad” device

I solved the "trust-loop" bug with this help: http://itsfoss.com/mount-iphone-ipad-ios-7-ubuntu-13-10/ But after my ipad is successfully mounted, I found out there is only one device detected but it'...
1
vote
1answer
466 views

Can't find “Documents on {username}'s iPad” in 12.04 with an iPad mini

I found this question for 13.10 : Mounting ipad in ubuntu 13.10 , can't find "Documents on iPad" device I solved my "trust-loop" issue as the link in that question suggested, by ...
0
votes
1answer
149 views

Can't run script with proz on Ubuntu

I am trying to compile iOS code on Ubuntu. Trying to set up all tools according to: https://code.google.com/p/ios-toolchain-based-on-clang-for-linux/wiki/HowTo_en I get stuck on the point: ./cctools-...
0
votes
1answer
535 views

Can't do anything with my iPad (3rd gen) using 13.04

I'm just trying to put new music on my iPad. I've tried to get iTunes to run using play on Linux as well as Wine. I've also tried to add music with both Banshee and Rhythmbox. I can't make anything ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

iOS 6 Banshee Syncing

I got banshee to detect my ipod and it do The sync but the new songs simply just don't pop up on the music app. on the program on my ubuntu everything looks fine. its super annoying I have a ipod ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

Get music on iPod Touch iOS 6.1.3

I just got my sister to use Ubuntu, but now I have a really big problem, I promised her that syncing music would work with only drag and drop with Rhythmbox, because that is how I do with my iPod Nano ...
3
votes
0answers
1k views

Banshee music file copy to Mac iPhone 4s ios5.1 not permanent

In Ubuntu 12.04, when I drag .mp3 files from Banshee 2.6 to my Mac-formatted iPhone 4s ios5.1: Banshee says it's syncing with the phone, updating the media database, and the file count on the ...
2
votes
0answers
2k views

create ios apps in ubuntu

I need to develop an app for iphones. I have a laptop that runs on ubuntu. Can we develop the complete code, run and test it on ubuntu machine? Thanks
2
votes
0answers
746 views

Sync iPad music

I know that in older versions of iOS, users were able to sync their iDevice with ubuntu. As I'm writing this now, the latest version of iOS is 7.1.2, and most of the users are using it (and we're ...
1
vote
0answers
427 views

Rhythmbox crashes when trying to access iPhone

Everytime when I connect my iPhone 5 (iOS 8.3) to my notebook running Ubuntu 14.04, Rhythmbox instantly crashes. Looking at /var/log/syslog reveals the following error: rhythmbox[20146]: segfault at ...
1
vote
0answers
251 views

Can not See “Documents On Nick's iPad” device when plugging my iPad into my Ubuntu 14.10 System to view app documents

Whenever i plug in and mount my iPad to my computer (iPad running iOS 8.1.2 and computer running Ubuntu 14.10) all i see is a "Nick's iPad" device. I am supposed to but do not see a "Documents on Nick'...
1
vote
0answers
326 views

Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS + ASUS AC68U router trafic redirection / filtering / remove ads

I have just added a HP Gen8 Microsever to my lan set-up and I'm wondering if there's a possibility to set it up in such a way that http traffic is automatically filtered for ads. Details on the set-...
1
vote
0answers
953 views

Syncing iPhone with iOS 8.1 on Kubuntu

I am having a problem syncing (ringtones, photo uploading, backuping) an iOS device. I have the libimobiledevice 1.1.6 (from utopic) but does not work. No problem with "trust issue" but I can't mount ...
1
vote
0answers
806 views

Ipad won't mount on Ubuntu 12.04 after updating it to iOS 8

I just updated my iPad Air to iOS 8. Now it won't mount any more on my computer running Ubuntu 12.04. When I plug it in, it gives me a message that says, "Unable to mount iphone / Unhandled Lockdown ...
1
vote
0answers
114 views

Can't store file to ubuntu One iOS client

I try to store files in Ubuntu One with help of standard tool in iOS 6.1 but when I tap on arrow menu shows only Google drive and doesn't show Ubuntu One client for storing data
0
votes
0answers
55 views

Boot error: (initramfs) Unable to find a live medium containing a live file system

I recently bought these parts https://www.inet.se/kundvagn/visa/9261457/2016-03-07 (Swedish website). Now to the problem, I've tried with installing both Ubuntu Desktop and Server versions 14.04.4 ...
0
votes
0answers
138 views

I can't get access to my iPhone 4s on Kubuntu 15.10

Running the command lsusb shows Bus 001 Device 012: ID 05ac:12a0 Apple, Inc. iPhone 4S , I can use it as a 3g hotspot through usb,and of course it can charge it. I have tried reinstalling ...
0
votes
0answers
27 views

Backup Failed: Failed to Mount Windows Share when connecting iPhone 5 with iOS 9.0.2 to Ubuntu 12.04

When I try to connect my iPhone 5 (running iOS 9.0.2) to my Ubuntu (12.04), I do not get an endless "Trust this computer?" loop, but instead, a single window popping up that says "Backup Failed: ...
0
votes
0answers
113 views

Notes App with iOS Sync

First of all, I hope I'm in the right forum here. I'm using Ubuntu and an iPhone and I would like to sync my notes, using these devices. Is there any app/program which runs on both devices, syncing ...