"This article shows how you can use an iPod on a Linux desktop
with Amarok. It covers how you can upload MP3 files from your
desktop to your iPod, download MP3 files from your iPod to your
desktop, and how you can delete files on the iPod. Normally,
Apple's iTunes software is needed to manage an iPod, but iTunes is
not available for Linux. Fortunately, there are Linux alternatives
such as Amarok that can handle the task..."