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On your linux system: Go to Ubuntu Software Center, install libimobiledevice In the terminal (Ctrl+Alt+T), run: sudo apt-add-repository ppa:ingo/ios7support sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get upgrade On the iPhone: Go to App Store Install free FileMaster
So basically your internal WiFi card is broken, and you have no Ethernet cable and the new WiFi dongle you bought needs drivers downloaded from the Internet, but your crappy iPhone doesn't have an SD card so files downloaded cannot be easily transferred... The only solution I see is downloading the drivers on the iPhone and sending it through BlueTooth to ...
I've found a way to automate this. The issue was that gvfs-mount -l still showed a mount (afc://<iPhone_serial_number>/) even after the iPhone had been unplugged. It was this mount that triggered the Unable to mount iPhone message when the iPhone was plugged back in. This mount was provided by the gvfsd-afc gvfs backend. Killing gvfsd-afc removes ...
There are at least three programs I know of that list device mount points: mount, df and lsblk: $ mount /dev/sda3 on / type ext4 (rw,errors=remount-ro) proc on /proc type proc (rw,noexec,nosuid,nodev) sysfs on /sys type sysfs (rw,noexec,nosuid,nodev) ... /dev/mapper/lvmg-homelvm on /home type btrfs (rw,relatime,compress=lzo,space_cache) /dev/sda5 on ...
If it's an iPod, it will probably be mounted by gvfs. Have a look in /run/user/1000/gvfs/afc* (assuming your uid is 1000) The other command that might help is gvfs-mount -l
It seems there is no way of syncing music without owning a copy of windows or OSx. All the workarounds (that actually work!) use virtualbox, which presupposes you have a copy of windows. It seems iTunes run through PlayonLinux or WINE will not sync your device. Best native functionality exists in Banshee. Very limited (deleting songs).
banshee could be useful, you can install it from the repositories, for more info, go to the official documentation. https://help.ubuntu.com/community/PortableDevices/iPhone
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