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Ubuntu touch and iPhone [duplicate]

Why can^t we install ubuntu touch on iphone ? if we can please let me know what is the way for it. Already we are running ubuntu on mac :) Thanks in advance
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Trouble installing iTunes and reading USB DVD Drive on Ubuntu

I am new to Ubuntu and struggling with a few things: An error occurred when checking for updates whilst trying to install something to read iTunes, or at least read music from iPhone. I've got this ...
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How can I start porting Ubuntu Touch to the iPhone?

I've been interested in porting Ubuntu to my Apple hardware for quite some time and I'm coming to the conclusion that I'm going to have to do the port myself but I have no idea how to complete such a ...
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Rhythembox and iPhone 5 syncing on 13.04

Rhythembox 2.98 sees my iPhone 5 64GiB iOS 6.1.4, I can view the information page and can set up a sync, however, when I right click and select sync. Rhythembox Crashes without any details! I know ...
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How to sync iPhone 4S/iPod (iOS6.1.3) on 13.04

I'd like to sync my music and transfer it to my iPhone in Ubuntu 13.04. Trouble is I've tried using Banshee, Rhythmbox, GTKPod and nothing happens. Banshee goes through the process of viewing/adding ...
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iTunes on Ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

How do I install Apple iTunes on UBuntu 12.04 in order to connect my iPhone with my PC? I tried PlayOnLinux, but it says "wine does not support usb yet" when trying to install it.
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Sync iPhone contacts to Ubuntu [closed]

I have followed this link but I am getting following error NameError: global name 'iphone' is not defined. How to resolve? I am also getting this error: Traceback (most recent call last): File ...
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Ubuntu one shows pending uploads on iphone after uploading pictures

Using Ubuntu One Files on iPhone. After uploading pictures 5 pictures still show pending upload. These pictures are available on my laptop after syncing. When I try to open iPhone-Pictures on my ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 mounts iPhone disk spaces and after a while unmounts them

iPhone 4, iOS 6.1.3, Ubuntu 13.04 On 12.10 and before, I could mount my iPhone without problems. Ubuntu mounted automagically two "shares", "iPhone" and "Documents on iPhone", and you can access your ...
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can't share mac usb printer on 13.04

I previously used Ubuntu 12.10 in a virtualbox vm on an imac running OS x to share a hp usb printer to my iphone. But, on 13.04, I cannot get the iphone to see it. I notice from the release notes for ...
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Ubuntu One iOS photo sync

How do i set up Ubuntu One to sync only the latest photos on the iPhone, and not all the photos in the photo library?
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inspiron 1525 without wireless card

I have inspiron 1525 but i dont have a network card it has one of the internal wifi mini cards , i a dual boot with ubuntu and 7 but i deleted the grub partition that had windows stuff in it so i just ...
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iPhone 4s + Rhythmbox = Fail (12.10, ios 6.1.3) [duplicate]

(This is emphatically not a double of this: How to sync songs in Rhythmbox with an iPod. I've tried everything there.) Can't seem to control how to add music to an iPhone. It will either: Try to ...
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How can I use my phone or tablet as mousepad?

I just set up my Ubuntu desktop to use our living room TV as a monitor, and I would like to be able to use either my iPhone or Nexus 7 tablet as a mousepad/keyboard for controlling it from the couch. ...
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how to make iphone as a mouse via bluetooth

Ubuntu 12.10, Bluetooth 2.0 I'm looking for a way to use my iphone as a mouse using bluetooth connection. It's already and certainly work when I'm using Mac or Windows. The reason why I want to use ...
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iPhone music sync (iOS 6.1.2), is it possible yet?

Is it yet possible to synchronize music? I know about questions like these: Is it possible yet to synchronise music to an iPhone running iOS 5/6? iPhone 4 iOS 6 sync with Ubuntu 12.04 Is it ...
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Use iPhone as a wireless track pad for ubuntu 12.10 64

Anyone know a good app that can use my iphone 3gs as a track pad?
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will ios 6.1.2 work with ubuntu 12.10?

I am slowly adopting Ubuntu as my primary OS, and Open Source software for my applications. Libre Office is fine for me, GIMP will take a steep learning curve to replace Photoshop, Tax Act has an ...
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Ubuntu Touch for iPhones, iPods and iPads? [duplicate]

Is there any sign of Ubuntu Touch for iThingys in the near future?
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Offline files view - iPhone app for Ubuntu One Files

I downloaded the iPhone mobile app "Ubuntu One Files". I downloaded the files for offline view, but once I disconnect Wifi/3G network, the app does not show any files for offline view. Is this the ...
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Why do I now have to enter username and password when connecting from iPhone to the ad-hoc wireless network created on my Ubuntu machine?

I'm having problem connecting to ad-hoc I created in ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS. My office have a restricted (and very slow) Wifi which isnt much of any use. So I figured I could create an ad-hoc in my ...
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Setting up ovpn connect for iPhone with no ovpn file

I have a working openvpn connection on a Ubuntu laptop. When I export it (using network-manager) I get a conf file. I need an ovpn file so I can configure my openvpn app on my iPhone. I also have a ...
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Ubuntu OS on Iphone [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is ‘Ubuntu for phones’ and how can I get it? Will there be a way to install “Ubuntu for phones” on Apple mobile devices? Hei! I have a question regarding the ...
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Will my iPhone 5 work in 12.10? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is the current state of apple device (iPhone, iPod, etc.) support? If I install ubuntu 12.10 how did I manage my music on my iphone 5? Does rhythmbox work with ...
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Windows Mounting in Ubuntu? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Unable to mount Iphone I'm not sure how to explain this but i'll try and give it a go. Many programmes i have installed on my Ubuntu 11.04 operating system are ...
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Cannot upload songs to my iphone 4 running ios 5.1.1 on ubuntu 12.10

Using either Rhythmbox or Banshee I can move music from my iphone to my computer but I cannot move music from my computer to my iphone. If I drag a track to the phone it shows the progress bar and ...
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Cannot connect Ubuntu to iPhone 5 hotspot

I am a real novice with Ubuntu. A friend gave me a laptop with it installed. It didn't seem to have a problem picking up the WiFi at work, but I have just got an iPhone 5 and am using it as a hotspot ...
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Is it possible yet to synchronise music to an iPhone running iOS 5/6?

Is it possible yet to synchronise music to an iPhone running iOS 5/6? I tried it in the Ubuntu 12.10 (Quantal Quetzal) live environment, but I didn't have any luck with Banshee or Rhythmbox. Is ...
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How to pair an iPhone?

I already installed ifuse via this code: sudo apt-get install ifuse libimobiledevice-utils and then when I want to pair via this code: idevicepair unpair && idevicepair pair I get the ...
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Ubuntu not recognizing iPhone

I know there are ALOT of these questions that have been asked, and solved. But I followed those I found, and for me, neither of them worked for me! ifuse won't detect my iPhone! A few days ago I ...
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iPhone like folders? for Gnome Classic [closed]

I want the iPhone like folder for Gnome Classic how do I get them?
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How do I share a connection from an iPhone to Ubuntu?

I would like to share my 3g connection from my iPhone with my computer. I made it worked using usb on ubuntu 12.04 but since I updated to 12.10 (my bad) now it says : "device not managed". I tried a ...
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wicd doesn't connect to my iPhone USB personel hotspot

Ubuntu 12.04 64 bit. wicd 1.7.2.3. iPhone 4s with iOS 6. When I connect the iPhone I see it as a camera. I can share the WiFi hotspot (of course possible even without connecting it). dmesg shows: [ ...
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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 ...
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How to save .jpg NOT .JPG [closed]

When uploading photos from my iPhone to use for eBay they are automatically saved as .JPG (all caps). However eBay only recognizes .jpg. So I have to manually go back in and rename all the files with ...
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wanna stop syncing photos from my iphone and recoup the ubuntu one space that was previously used for this

I used to sync all my Iphone photos via wifi to ubuntu one. I just wanna stop syncing photos from my iphone now and esnure that all the space that was previously used for this on ubuntu one is ...
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ipheth notification at login prompt

On my command line only Ubuntu machine, the login prompt occasionally shows a warning: Ubuntu 12.04 LTS myserver tty1 myserver login: [833747.589882] ipheth: ipheth_rcvbulk_callback: urb status: -71 ...
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Is there an Ubuntu alternative to iExplorer (formerly iPhone Explorer)?

I'm trying to view the entire contents of my iPhone in Ubuntu 10.04. I'm able to mount and view the digital media folders, but I'm looking for behavior more like the Mac/Windows iExplorer app that ...
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Can you use PhoneGap on Ubuntu to develop iPhone apps?

I heard about PhoneGap which let's you develop Android and iPhone apps, and it compiles it from HTML/CSS/JS. I have only one PC with Ubuntu installed, and I want to make a mobile App from HTML/CSS/JS ...
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Complete iPhone backup without iTunes?

Okay so I'm having major issues installing/running iTunes through Wine, but I'm in major need to create (and be able to restore from) a full, complete backup for my iPhone since I'm doing a ton of ...
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The mp3 format is not supported by the device

The banshee 2.41 rejected my mp3 sync with error: “The mp3 format is not supported by the device” My device is an Iphone 3G
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How to transfer eBooks from an iPhone

My daughter reads a lovely ebook on her iPhone. I wonder if it is possible to transfer this ebook to my laptop so I can read the ebook as well. I am using Ubuntu 12.04
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How do I transfer music to my iPhone?

I'm using ubuntu 12.04 and I have a first generation iphone,16Gb. The iphone is jailbroken. Under 10.04, I was able to transfer music onto the phone. I used banshee. Under 12.04, ubuntu can see the ...
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Why won't iTunes 7 (PlayOnLinux) recognized my iPhone/iPod?

I have installed iTunes 7 via PlayOnLinux and it installed fine, all of my music shows up no problem. However, whenever I plug in my iPhone and iPod, iTunes does not recognize the device (making the ...
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How to jailbreak iphone 4gs in ubuntu?

I'm new to Ubuntu, and I didn't realize how to make it fully friendly with my iPhone 4Gs. How I would load it into my phone without iTunes? Thanks in advance. Note: I am using Ubuntu 12.04.
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How can I jailbreak and restore an iPhone 3G on Ubuntu?

I'm new to Ubuntu, and I didn't realize how to make it fully friendly with my iPhone 3G. The matter is that I need to restore it to a custom firmware and I can't find Snowbreeze for ubuntu, or any ...
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can't copy my music from rhythmbox to my iphone

I am using Rhythmbox (2.96) using a iphone 4.2.1. I installed the libimobiledevice sudo apt-get install ipheth-utils libimobiledevice-dev libimobiledevice-utils But when i drag and drop a .mp3 file ...
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How to detect iphone on Xubuntu 12.04?

I use Xubuntu 12.04 on a MacBook Air 4,1. When I plug in (via usb) an iphone 3gs, it is not recognized. I installed libimobiledevice2 and ifuse, but that did not help. Any ideas?
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How can I edit a root file on a non-jailbroken iPad?

I often have to boot into OS X mode and use Xcode and so on for some Phonegap iOS development but it would be much easier to just edit the Javascript files I'm working on in Ubuntu, if that were ...
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ODT file support on the iPhone app?

I noticed that only doc and docx files can be viewed in the Ubuntu One app for the iPhone. Is there are plans to support odt files? I like to use the default libreoffice file structure. I bet many ...