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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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iPhone data transfer rate is very slow

I'm using a Sony Vaio with 8GB of RAM with a Core i5 3rd generation processor. Recently, I've dual-booted Windows 8 with Ubuntu 13.04. The question is: when I'm syncing my iPhone 4S with Windows, I ...
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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 ...
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Is there an Ubuntu One files iPhone client?

Is it possible to access files in my account Ubuntu One via iPhone?
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Iphone 4 and ubuntu 13.04

Hello I have a big problem, When I am trying to sync my music with iPhone 4 using rhythmbox it just exits. When I am trying to sync my music using banshee its just freezes. anyone have ideas?
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How to use iPhone 4S connection for Internet in Ubuntu 13.04

Is it possible to use a iPhone 4S's cell connection for Internet in Ubuntu 13.04 via the charger cable without jailbreaking? My Internet sometimes gets frustratingly slow and it would be handy to have ...
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SSH—Can't reach iphone root folder

When using Nautilus Connect to Server to connect with an iPhone over SSH, it takes me to a location that just has the Media and Library folders. Their location is ...
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How can drag music to my apple iPhone 4s [duplicate]

I want to know how to drag and sync all my apple devices to linux because i already tried using Rythymbox,Banshee,Clementine,etc....
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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Why can't my pc and iPhone find each other via Bluetooth?

I've got Bluetooth enabled on both the computer and the iPhone, and both devices can see my Bluetooth headset so this confirms that Bluetooth itself works. But when I let either device look for other ...
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What is the best way to control music on my PC from my iphone or android?

Apple has a very slick tool, called "Remote.app" that allows you to control music playback on a PC running iTunes, see. It lets you quickly select and queue songs for playback, and adjust the ...
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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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Unable to mount Iphone [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Nothing happens when I connect my Iphone 3G to my laptop I get the following error each time I plug in my Iphone 3gs to usb. Unable to mount (name) iPhone: DBus error ...
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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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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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iPhone 3G does not see transferred songs

Please help! Ive transferred a few songs to my iPhone 3G 8GB phone using a variety of apps. Rhythmbox and also gtkpod. Both transfer the songs to my cell just fine, but when I try to view them on 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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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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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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iPhone sync problems in ubuntu 12.04

Since upgrading top 12.04, neither rhythmbox nor banshee can detect any of the songs on my iPhone3. Neither can sync with the iPhone either. Banshee just says "preparing to sync" for ever. Rhythmbox ...
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Firmware update for iPod Touch (iPhone)?

I need to update firmware of my iPodTouch (iPhone) in Ubuntu and as I have jailbroken iPod Touch I need iTunes to install apps, but unfortunately haven't found any ways to do that in Ubuntu yet. I ...
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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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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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Why can't I get Ubuntu to sync with iOS 5.1?

I have an iPhone and I want to switch completely to Ubuntu. The problem is I can't get libmobile to work. It looks like it synced but the music or video doesn't show up on the phone. I also can't use ...
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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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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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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 can share my printer so that I can use it with Airprint?

How can I set up Ubuntu to share my printer so that I can use it with Airprint ? Airprint is a system set-up by Apple on iOS devices (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch)
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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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After sync, music still cannot be located on iOS 5 device, fix?

First question of many I am sure. I was able to mount my iPhone 4 w/ recently upgraded iOS 5. Tried to sync some music w/ Banshee, it went onto the iPhone, but it won't show up in the 'Music' app ...
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Unable to mount iPhone unhandled lockdown error

I get this error when plugging in my iPhone 3GS. What does it mean?
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How to setup bluetooth tethering with iPhone? [closed]

How do I use my iPhone as a wireless internet source using Bluetooth?
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my iphone 3gs fails to connect with my laptop(HP pavilion entertainment PC),nothing happens,i m using widows 7 my ios is 4.1 [closed]

as pc doesnt seems to have my iphone connected,my phone doesnt start charging,i mean nothing happen/.i m new with all this .please help me out. iwant to make backup in my pc.i dont know except basics ...
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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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VirtualBox: Why are some USB devices disabled?

Overview: My Host OS is Ubuntu 10.10 and guest OS is WinXP on the VirtualBox version downloaded from Oracle including "VirtualBox 4.0 Oracle VM VirtualBox Extension Pack" so that USB passthrough ...
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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