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ios-webkit-debug-proxy on Ubuntu 14.04
$ mkdir ~/ios-proxy && cd $_
$ git clone
$ sudo apt-get install \
      autoconf automake \
      libusb-dev libusb-1.0-0-dev \
      libplist-dev libplist++-dev \
      usbmuxd \
$ wget
$ tar -xvf libplist-1.11.tar.bz2
$ cd libplist-1.11/
$ ./configure --prefix=/home/<Your user name>/ios-proxy/ && make && make install
$ cd ../ios-webkit-debug-proxy
$ LDFLAGS="-L/home/<Your user name>/ios-proxy/lib/" CFLAGS="-I/home/<Your user name>/ios-proxy/include/" ./configure --prefix=/home/<Your user name>/ios-proxy
$ make && make install

# RUN!
$ LD_PRELOAD=/home/<Your user name>/ios-proxy/lib/ /home/<Your user name>/ios-proxy/bin/ios_webkit_debug_proxy

On the iDevice, Settings → Safari → Advanced → enable Web Inspector.


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yashvekaria commented Mar 11, 2015


I am getting an error while writing this cmd
./configure --prefix=/home//ios-proxy/ && make && make install

Making install in src
make[1]: Entering directory /home/dpc2/ios-proxy/libplist-1.11/src' make[2]: Entering directory/home/dpc2/ios-proxy/libplist-1.11/src'
/bin/mkdir -p '/home/dpc2/ios-proxy/lib'
/bin/bash ../libtool --mode=install /usr/bin/install -c '/home/dpc2/ios-proxy/lib'
libtool: install: /usr/bin/install -c .libs/ /home/dpc2/ios-proxy/lib/
libtool: install: (cd /home/dpc2/ios-proxy/lib && { ln -s -f || { rm -f && ln -s; }; })
libtool: install: (cd /home/dpc2/ios-proxy/lib && { ln -s -f || { rm -f && ln -s; }; })
libtool: install: /usr/bin/install -c .libs/libplist.lai /home/dpc2/ios-proxy/lib/
libtool: install: error: cannot install' to a directory not ending in /home/yash/ios-proxy/lib make[2]: *** [install-libLTLIBRARIES] Error 1 make[2]: Leaving directory/home/dpc2/ios-proxy/libplist-1.11/src'
make[1]: *** [install-am] Error 2
make[1]: Leaving directory `/home/dpc2/ios-proxy/libplist-1.11/src'
make: *** [install-recursive] Error 1

I dnt get here what exactly the username shoud me ?

Can you guide me please.

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