[ubuntu-za] iPod support
leesharp at hal-pc.org
Wed Apr 22 15:16:19 BST 2009
David Robert Lewis wrote:
> After effortless connectivity with appliances such as my housemates
> digital camera and a bluetooth dongle, I must say I find Ubuntu's iPod
> support atrocious. Firstly there is nothing preinstalled. Secondly, the
> installation of ipod apps like gtkpod is turning into a cumbersome hack.
> I have managed to mount an iPod mini by editing the fstab file, but now
> can't see any of the music, just folders. Anyone here know how to
> install an iPod?
Rythmbox work well, and is installed default. You will need to set it
up on a Windows PC first, and only it will be able to update it,
however. And you want Widows not Apple, so the file system is fat not hfs.
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