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Questions tagged [ios]

iOS is the operating system for the iPod, the iPhone and the iPad. Use this tag for questions about the UNIX foundations of iOS, or about interoperating with iOS devices. For other uses check http://apple.stackexchange.com

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Using Raspberry pi as USB bridge

I would like to use my raspberry pi as a USB bridge between multiple devices. We can assume that I want to connect my iPad which has POS software on it to my thermal printer. Most of star or Epson ...
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“No space left on device” despite 70GB free; can't create any files larger than 8.0MiB on iPad [closed]

OK so this is on an iPad Pro but I'm asking you guys because this is about the underlying Unix system behind iOS/OS X, not really iPad specific. (And yes I spent hours reading all relevant ...
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Command to get ssl certificate pinning from certificate

There is a new certificate in pem format. How to get from it (using openssl?) a format expeced by ios? (example: https://github.com/Alamofire/Alamofire/blob/master/Source/ServerTrustPolicy.swift) I've ...
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dpkg-query -L and dpkg -c?

I was installing my own package and found out that the installation fails with the following message: dpkg: error processing archive io.c0ldra1n.classiccover_0.0.7-443+debug_iphoneos-arm.deb (--...
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Alternative to timer_t in macOS

We are porting a linux app to macOS / iOS The app uses a timer wheel and timer_t type. This type is not defined in time.h class of macOS as described in: why is "timer_t" defined in "...
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Using apt-get in mac Terminal [closed]

I need to install tweaks' packages on an jailbroken iPhone via SSH. But apt-get is not included in mac command line tools. I've found that brew can be used, but it doesn't seem to work when ssh'ing ...
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Are Apple Live Photos supported on Linux?

I have a lot of Live Photos that I took with my iPhone. Is there any Linux application that supports viewing this combination of a photo and video file? I know I can split the photo and video parts ...
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How to sync comic books from LMDE 2 to iPad mini

I have LMDE 2 and I'm wondering if there is any practical way to sync my comic books over to my iPad Mini running iOS 9 so I can read them on YACReader or a similar app. I've messed around with ifuse ...
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Why super user is disabled in iOS and Android

I know that both iOS and Android are based on UNIX. Then why is it that super user is disabled in both of them? In iOS we have to jail break and in Android we have to root. On the other hand in OS ...
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Access iphone storage as device/partition

I am working on a project, in which the ultimate goal is to successfully wipe iOS from an iPhone and install TinyCore Linux in it's place. I expected the iPhone to function like an external drive when ...
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Is there any way to syncronize notifications between a Linux desktop and iOS?

I use notify-send and dunst for my notification system on my desktop. After a research, I found out that there are a few commercial solutions for sending push notifications to iOS devices, and I even ...
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Cross compiling ARM static lib with GCC for Mac iOS xCode projects

I'm cross compiling ARM targeted toy example static lib for the usage in Mac iOS xCode projects. In the lib there are only 2 files atoy.c and atoy.h with simple function taking 2 int arguments and ...
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idevicerestore fails to compile on Ubuntu 15.04

Trying to compile idevicerestore, but it fails midway through. Heres the log libtoolize: linking file `./ltmain.sh' libtoolize: putting macros in AC_CONFIG_MACRO_DIR, `m4'. libtoolize: linking file `...
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Unable to find Documents on iPad device when mounted

It seems that this is a common problem, but there haven't been any satisfactory solutions posted yet, despite existing for years. Briefly, the problem is that when I mount my iPad in Linux Mint, I ...
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Is it possible to have iOS simulator in my Linux Mint?

iOS Simulator for Linux Mint OS I need to have iOS simulator for my Linux Mint OS to check my website responsive in various iOS devices is this possible as I know this feature is available in almost ...
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install two operating systems on a smartphone

An exam question I had this morning: If a telephone manufacturer would like to install both Android and iOS operating systems on a smartphone, would that be possible? If yes, what changes should ...
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Forensics on ipad .img wont mount in Kali

I am attempting to do some forensics on my iPad. I am following along with this article from sans.. on page 13 is the start of the Jailbreaking section...I would like to mount the image and then find ...
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Private VPN compression for faster Internet

Background: I'm a student, and currently the Wi-Fi connection at my school is very slow (dead slow). I have an 8Gb 4G data-plan, but even with that, I'm running short at the end of the month. I ...
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Standard Terminal Font Aspect Ratio

What is the aspect ratio of a mono font that's made for terminal use, or more specifically, the size of the cell that any single character would fill? I've read that a standard terminal is 80x24 ...
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redirecting output of /dev/fb0 to /dev/fb2

I am using IMX6 Saberauto board on Linux OS. I have 2 displays primary is HDMI and secondary is LVDS. I want to run 2 applications. One QT on primary display, which I am able to do. Second ...
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Version of OpenVPN for Linux kernel 2.4.21 & having iOS client

I have the following requirements: Have OpenVPN version that works with iOS client The OpenVPN version should also be able to be compiled with and work on Linux kernel 2.4.21 (due to business reasons ...
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Clearing dpkg downloaded data?

I'm using dpkg (Cydia), and a package keeps saying that it's downloading 26.2 MB, and resuming at 166.0 kB. It is consistently failing to install properly. Is there a way to clear this "saved data" ...
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Wrong timezone offset. How do I correct it? (help with zic timezone compiler)

I have an iPod touch (2nd gen) and constant troubles with the clock setting itself one hour ahead of the actual time when I connect it to the computer. long story short, When I SSH into the device: ...
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I have high io stat. High writes. But what files are being written?

avg-cpu: %user %nice %system %iowait %steal %idle 11.50 0.02 5.38 0.07 0.00 83.04 Device: rrqm/s wrqm/s r/s w/s rkB/s wkB/s avgrq-sz avgqu-sz ...
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Problem with Airprint server for iOS 6

I'm trying to set up Airprint server on Raspberry Pi under CUPS. I have done everything like in this tutorial: Configuring the Raspberry Pi as an AirPrint server. Then I have done this: Linux ...
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Up/Downgrade iOS on Linux

Is there a way to Up/Downgrade the iOS of my iPod touch 2G under linux (especially debian)? I have already read about idevicerecovery but this project doesn't seem to be maintained anymore and ...
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Is there a shell utility for printing the contents of a plist? Preferably for a jailbroken iOS device?

I need a tool that prints the actual text in a plist file (plutil changes the format, cat prints gibberish, and there is no defaults command for iOS). It needs to be in a script, so text editors don't ...
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What are dyld_shared_cache_xxx files and how do I extract object files from them?

I have a dyld_shared_cache_armv7 file and I'm assuming that they hold various object files for a specific architecture. How do I extract the object files from it?
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Why the value of VSIZE in top is different from the value of VSZ (Virtual set size) in ps?

I know VSZ in ps is for the total address space allocated for the app and is sometimes aliased as vsize (mentioned in man page of ps on linux), but what's the definition of VSIZE in top? This top ...