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Thread: Cydia Details Page is Blank
01-04-2012, 04:57 AM #1Cydia Details Page is Blank
After jailbreaking my iPhone 4 running iOS 5.0.1, I installed several, I would call "safe" packages:
MXTube, Activator, Winterboard, SBSettings, IconRenamer and PkgBackup. They worked fine for a few days, when today, there was a sudden MobileSubstrate crash while I was browsing the web. I could restart the phone out of safe mode, but after I went to Cydia to update package, the Details page for every package is empty: by that I mean, the page after one chooses on a package that shows the version, changelog, etc.
I tried respringing, restarting, and even going into safe mode, but the problem is still there. Is there a way to fix the issue, perhaps by "reseting" Cydia, or would I have to restore the firmware.
02-04-2012, 09:20 AM #2
Hi, same here for me, except no actual crash or safe mode... Cydia seems to refresh / reload, an update shows, but details are blank, and i can't even remove a package (it says dependencies can't be found)
When refreshing from "Changes" tab, I get the usual dark progress screen, only with no progress and the letter "d" alone at the top left
I am on 4S 5.0.1, JB via Absinthe 0.3
Hope there will be a fix ?
Last edited by mcoquet; 02-04-2012 at 09:27 AM.
02-05-2012, 04:01 AM #3
Just trying to bring up the topic, here is a screen cap of what happens when I try to "force upgrade" or "force remove" a package
It then auto-resprings. Also, within Cydia, all recent updates are found and displayed, but details are still empty. In addition, in the Cydia "storage" section, nothing happens, the pies appear with no data
02-06-2012, 03:20 AM #4
Well, had to restore my 5.0.1 (9A406), perform absinthe again and restore from backup. Seems to work again, for now...
Also, just noticed that doing absinthe on an empty / freshly restored iPhone goes MUCH faster (i guess the ipsw exploit injection is easier then)