• Post Reply Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic

iPod on Linux  RSS feed

 
clojure forum advocate
Bartender
Posts: 3479
Clojure Mac Objective C
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Hi.
Is there any way to use iPod on Linux (since iTunes runs only on Windows and Apple Mac)?
Thanks.
 
Saloon Keeper
Posts: 18800
74
Android Eclipse IDE Linux
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Yes, as long as you want the benefits of the iPod rather that specific features of the iTunes application program itself.

The iPod is seen by Linux as a hot-mountable disk device just like w USB thumb drive. One thing that is a little unusual (and annoying) is that when you transfer music to it, the filename of the MP3 file isn't important to it - I think it looks at the descriptive tags inside the MP3 file itself.

A number of popular Linux GUI apps support the iPod.
  • Post Reply Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic
Boost this thread!