(2nd try) ubuntu 12.04LTS: sometime won't detect my iphone4s!

ping songpingemail at gmail.com
Thu Nov 22 15:09:28 UTC 2012

On 11/22/2012 03:41 AM, Colin Law wrote:
> On 21 November 2012 21:09, ping <songpingemail at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On 11/13/2012 04:44 PM, ping wrote:
>>> folks:
>>> not sure you guys expericence the same,  sometime my iphone4s can't be
>>> recognized when I connect the USB cable into ubuntu PC.
>>> previously I had similiar issue with blackberry and in that case can be
>>> constantly resolved by:
>>>      $ sudo modprobe -r usb_storage
>>>      $ sudo modprobe usb_storage
>>> but now this doesn't work, any known solutions?
>>> thanks!
>>> regards
>>> ping
>> guys, anyone can help here?
> Does running dmesg in a terminal tell you anything useful (in the case
> that it does not work).  Run dmesg then plug it in and run dmesg again
> and see what new messages have been added.
> Colin
thanks Colin,
I'm really confused here, what does it has anything to do with eth0?
yes the iphone looks been detected here, but fdisk detected nothing.
how to proceed now?

[11786.566321] usb 2-1.1: new high-speed USB device number 6 using ehci_hcd
[11786.799690] ipheth 2-1.1:4.2: Apple iPhone USB Ethernet device attached
[11786.866078] ADDRCONF(NETDEV_UP): eth0: link is not ready
[11786.866980] ADDRCONF(NETDEV_UP): eth0: link is not ready

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