There is a way of proven and tested 100% effective so that iTunes can be running on Ubuntu and here the only way to do it.
Below is my iTunes 9 running on Ubuntu 11.10 Gnome Shell Remix.
OK, now follow these instructions:
Step 1, install the app wine, you can directly install the app wine via terminal
sudo apt-get install wine
Step 2, Configure by typing “winecfg” on terminal Follow these instructions:
- Choose the Windows XP option in the Applications tab.
- Select Autodetect in the Drivers tab.
- Check the ALSA Driver and uncheck the OSS Driver in the Audio tab.
- Click OK. Your changes will be saved.
Step 4, Install itunes 9 using WINE, on terminal type the command :
Then follow the steps and the process of installing itunes to finish until the completion
Step 5, Once iTunes has been successfully installed, run the program using command:
wine ~/.wine/drive_c/Program Files/iTunes/iTunes.exe
Congratulations, You now have iTunes installed on Ubuntu 11.04 and ready tu use