Comment 6 for bug 289548

Pander (pander) wrote :

Here is described how to mount an OpenMoko device as a USB mass storage device:
  http://wiki.openmoko.org/wiki/Using_the_Neo_as_an_USB_Mass_storage_device

This is within the normal Ubuntu expectable funcitonality when you connect a mobile device with a memory card. However, for this to work, first the USB networking has to be set up.