What are the steps to use iPhone 3G internet tethering via USB on Ubuntu 10.04? Is there software I need to install on Ubuntu for this? The tethering works fine on Windows.
Follow this how-to: Getting iPhone Internet Tethering Working in Linux (No jailbreaking involved!)
Diego Diagio created an iPhone kernel module called "ipheth".
It will be available in the kernel with version 2.6.34.
This module will register your phone as a network interface and you can simply use it with your dhcp-client or network manager.
Set up the Ubuntu Repository:
Install the Kernel Module:
After that, enable tethering on your phone and connect it with your computer. Use
In addtion: My android phone registres as usb0, so it is
If you problems getting the repository to work, see the project page for further information.
Advantage: No jailbreaking and additional port binding / proxys are required