Iv been bored of playing with debian and debian based distro’s. So i took the plunge to try Slackware. I have tried it in the past but always failed miserably to get a usable machine.
But this time i succeeded, and it is running brilliantly.
One thing i really wanted to get working was to try and get my ipod mounted. After a lot of googling and fiddling, its now working!!
Firstly, i needed to install the following
Then i had to create the usbmux user –
useradd -u 233 -g plugdev -d /dev/null -s /bin/false usbmux
Then i had to create a directory to mount it to…
Then, as root type –
Now all you should need to do to mount it is
What you need to remember, that for every session, as root, you need to type “usbmuxd”