[LINK] iPad

Erik de Castro Lopo mle+lug at mega-nerd.com
Fri Jan 29 09:40:05 AEDT 2010

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Fred Pilcher wrote:

> Erik de Castro Lopo wrote:
> > My daughter's iPod works fine for me with Linux. All I had to do was
> > convert the thing from the standard HFS file system to Vfat by following
> > some instructions I found on the net.
> > 
> > That got around the need for windows and i never had any interest whatsoever
> > in iTunes.
> Thanks Erik - I'll definitely look around for that. The Linux-based iPod 
> stuff doesn't work - I assume Apple have broken it in this model.

Its almost certainly not broken, just the wrong file system.

Erik de Castro Lopo

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