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06-25-2012, 09:26 PM #1Define the duration of SNOOZE for "Clock"
Okay, I have done a lot of searching and have found only questions, no answers. For one, I cannot believe Apple didn't provide an option to adjust the snooze time since even a simple clock radio from the 80's has this option. Second, I cannot believe there isn't an easy solution (that I have found at least). My iPhone is on 5.1.1 and of course jailbroken. Does anyone know which file defines the snooze time? If someone can give me a little direction, that would be great. I've SSH's into my iPhone (I am a Linux user) and done some searching through the filesystem. Nothing has stood out.
I would like to do this without downloading another app that I have to leave running all night so my alram will go off.
06-25-2012, 10:04 PM #2
Welcome to MMi
I know what you said about leaving it running all night, but heck, leave it plugged in.
I can't believe that there isn't at least a couple in the App Store that would give you that function (but guessing, for as long that I have been on these forums, I don't remember anyone asking for that tweak.) Must be important to you as you seem to have put a lot of effort into it. Anyway, search through the App Store, and Cydia, fingers crossed someone knows more then I.
06-25-2012, 10:21 PM #3
you cannot change the snooze time unless you were one of the software engineers that designed the iOS
I believe there are apps for that, but definitely you cannot modify the system files to change the snooze time
06-25-2012, 10:31 PM #4
With skills, there oughta be a tweak for that. Do you think it could be done in mobile substrate?
[not sure what you meant by "put" in your response]
06-26-2012, 09:35 PM #5
Thanks for the warm welcome. I am new to the whole iOS world, learning the framework of the system and how to manipulate it. "Mobile Substrate"... From the brief reading I did on this to find out what it is, I think you've pointed me in a helpful direction. Still, if anyone out there has located a way of doing this, please let me know.
Yes, I have invested some time into this, not too much yet but my mind is set on it. Maybe you're right, I should just get a wall plugin and download an alarm clock app. However, it bothers me a lot that Apple would not provide a basic function like this... and I like doing as much as possible natively rather than install other apps.
Okay, I'm new to the smart phone world too... not just iOS Maybe I'm being a little extreme
06-26-2012, 09:47 PM #6
06-26-2012, 10:49 PM #7
Your the IT guy for sure EVO and know way more then I, but I'd bet a dollar to a doughnut that it could be done with a tweak on a jailbroken device.
I understand what your saying about modifying the OS, but isn't that what jailbreaking is about? Certainly a dev could build a tweak. The real issue I see is, who would be willing to put all the time into a feature like that? Hence, the App Store and plug it in.
Not being disrespectful by any means, but I don't ever even use a snooze, it's either time to get up or not.......lol
06-26-2012, 10:58 PM #8
06-26-2012, 11:00 PM #9
06-27-2012, 07:19 PM #10
Well thanks for the heads up. For a feature that minor, I don't feel like investing a ton of time to see if I can alter the system files for the clock.
After a few months of using my iPhone I am conviced that my next phone will be a Droid. Dont get me wrong. I like the iPhone but I don't like how restrictive Apple has made iOS (evan after jailbreak, ie their bluetooth stack). They've given me a race car and made it so I can only go 55!
06-27-2012, 07:27 PM #11
06-27-2012, 07:35 PM #12
Haha, yeah, looks like a nice one!
Thanks for your help... I'll be around. Onto my next little mission fixing my keyboard!
06-27-2012, 08:17 PM #13
08-29-2012, 11:49 AM #14
Try iHome free (App store), no need to leave it running all night, acces to music library, etc.