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Unfortunately, you can't. The latest iOS that the original iPod touch can run is 3.1.3 released February 2010 Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_iOS
In my experience, it’s usually Apple’s servers causing the delay. Sometimes it can take a few hours to receive, and/or requires multiple resend requests. The quickest way to resolve the issue is by Contacting Apple ID support directly. That said, they do have a support article for your issue: If you didn't receive your Apple ID verification or reset email. ...
You must be part of the MFi program (which covers iPod, iPhone and iPad) to access technical communication specifications for those devices. The MFi Program is intended for hardware developers who wish to develop electronic accessories specifically for iPhone, iPad or iPod*. Companies, organizations, government entities and educational institutions are ...
TouchCopy is a another good option for this, it's one of those programs I only need once in a while, but when I do need it, I find it invaluable. TouchCopy will show you music that’s on your iPod and not on your computer. Simply select that music and copy it to your iTunes. Then resync your iPod to iTunes. Pretty simple really!
Backup your iPod to your computer rather than iCloud. iTunes will do that for you, see the "Back up using iTunes" section here http://support.apple.com/en-gb/HT203977 There are also third party tools that may help if iTunes fails. I used TouchCopy, and it worked well. http://www.wideanglesoftware.com/touchcopy/
For all it's worth, I have ran the command line in Terminal with a few devices. iPhone 4: iPhone: Version: 3.20 iPad 2: iPad: Version: 2.10 I have a 3GS somewhere but I can't find right now. I'll edit my answer if/when I find it. My wife has a iPhone 4S and a friend has a 5, I will try to also update once I get to run it.
You could try, the windows only application, MediaMonkey (mediamonkey.com). This may help you as it used to be able to get around the itunes media controls... I have not used it for a while, so it may have changed (or Apple may have changed something to stop MediaMonkey from working as it used to). With MediaMonkey you may be able to save the music already ...
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