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User Info: R0N1N187

R0N1N187
3 years ago#1
Its okay for regular web browsing, but when it comes to connecting your devices like your iPod or android there is literally no program that can substitute it. I've tried amorak, rhythymbox, clementine, gtkpod, banshee, etc. and none of them work. Banshee asked me if I wanted to delete my playlist because I was trying it sync it. I click no. I check my ipod and my playlist disappears and everything got moved to the song section as one whole playlist. Just wow. Then when I'm trying to sync my android, it wont detect anything. I've searched and searched and it seems a lot of people have problems with it. Dont even get me started on the games... linux is VERY limited to the games section.
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Benjamin_Button
3 years ago#2
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Javelin
3 years ago#3
PEBKAC
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DragonRaizen
3 years ago#4
I don't think you understand the meaning of "officially"
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wizardmon
3 years ago#5
DragonRaizen posted...
officially

Javelin posted...
PEBKAC
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User Info: skychan

skychan
3 years ago#6
wizardmon posted...
DragonRaizen posted...
officially

Javelin posted...
PEBKAC


lol
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User Info: Tekken9292

Tekken9292
3 years ago#7
It's still years from now until Linux will become a standard, if it will ever.
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User Info: r7gerrabbit

r7gerrabbit
3 years ago#8
Javelin posted...
PEBKAC


This.

Yes, some things take a little more work and research. But aside from gaming everything should work.
Hell, Linux is where I prefer to write Android apps... So don't go around saying Android doesn't work. Because it does, and it does very well.

For gaming I use Steam. I can render the game on my Windows desktop and stream it to my Linux laptop using Steam in-home streaming.
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User Info: New Link

New Link
3 years ago#9
Your problem is most definitely PEBKAC. I would tell you exactly what you need to do to get your android device working, but given your tone I'd rather not.

I do have to ask though, why do you like to use android if you don't like linux? Android IS linux.
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