1. NAME

usbmuxd - iPhone/iPod Touch USB multiplex server daemon

2. SYNOPSIS

usbmuxd [options]

3. DESCRIPTION

usbmuxd stands for "USB multiplexing daemon". To the user/developer what it actually does is to proxy requests over a USB cable on directly to a listening TCP port on the iPhone.

4. OPTIONS

-h|--help

    Print this message.

-v|--verbose

    Be verbose (use twice or more to increase).

-f|--foreground

    Do not daemonize (implies one -v).

-U|--user[=USER]

    Change to this user after startup (needs usb privileges). If USER is not specified, defaults to usbmux.

-u|--udev

    Run in udev operation mode.

-x|--exit

    Tell a running instance to exit if there are no devices connected (must be in udev mode).

-X|--force-exit

    Tell a running instance to exit, even if there are still devices connected (always works).

5. AUTHORS

Hector Martin "marcan" < > Nikias Bassen < > Paul Sladen < > Man page written to conform with Debian by Julien Lavergne.