Itunes like software for Ubuntu

Hal Burgiss hal at
Wed Dec 3 14:22:31 UTC 2008

On Wed, Dec 03, 2008 at 08:36:39AM -0500, Michael Haney wrote:
> Apple's iTunes has a "Silver" rating in the Wine AppDB on Ubuntu 8.04
> with Wine 1.1.6, but some others things had to be done to get it into
> install.  Given time I'm sure iTunes will run with all features
> working after a couple of Wine updates.

Its a moving target though. Older versions of iTunes ran on older
versions of Wine, once you figured out which ones worked with what and
which hoops to jump through. Even though iTunes itself "ran", syncing
an iphone, for instance, did not work. Its too closed and proprietary
for my tastes, anyway. Ditto, iphone (even though it is slicker than


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